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Research & Information

The Library is your research headquarters, even when you're online.  Search our databases for information you won't find with Google, or Ask a Librarian for help with a tricky question.


Search full-text articles from magazines and journals, research a company, or locate a newspaper article or obituary.  These resources can't be found with a search engine, but you have free access with your library card.

Enter the Database Collection

Genealogy & Local History

Use these resources to discover the story of Lexington, the Bluegrass State, or your personal family tree.  Visit the Central Library's Kentucky Room for additional materials and expert assistance.

Enter the Genealogy & Local History Collection


Lexington Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center.  These resources have been carefully selected to aid you in the grant-seeking process.

Enter the Grants Collection

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