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Reference Department


Reference is where you can go to get the answers to questions that you cannot find easily yourself in books or on the Internet. We welcome reference desk questions at the circulation desk any time the library is open and via phone at 607-334-4034. Adult reference questions can be e-mailed to Children's reference questions can be e-mailed to


The resources listed below may help you in your research:


Readers' Advisory






fold3 Discover Your Family's Military Past

fold3 Discovery Your Family's Military Past From Outside the Library (need library card number to access)

HeritageQuest Genealogy Database

Chenango County GenWeb

Genealogy Resources by State

NYS Military Museum & Veterans Research Center

Chenago County Genealogy Resources

New York Heritage Digital Collections


Ancestry Library Edition (not accessible from outside the Library)


Digitized Collections

Digital Public Library of America

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Digitized Newspaper Collection

History Unbound

Nuwav Legal Documents


Local Information

Norwich City School District

Evening Sun

Commerce Chenango




Government Information

NYS Department of Education

Chenango County Courts Law Library

NY State Website

Vote Smart

US Federal Government

Nuwav Legal Documents



Inquiry Form - Printable








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