Heritage Room

Facebook ButtonThe Heritage Room is the place to research genealogy, local Athens & Georgia history, and more! The Heritage Room is now open! We are open via appointment and drop in hours. All visits are for one hour only per day, as only 4 people can be in the Heritage Room at once. Schedule your research session in the Heritage Room by calling 706-613-3650 ext. 350 or emailing heritageroomref@athenslibrary.org.

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 11am-7pm, Friday and Saturday 9am-6pm

Please visit your library branch's website for the latest hours and services. Call us or contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. For more information about the libraries' phased re-entry plans, please click here  

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Book Us! for a Genealogy One-on-One

Thursdays, December 6, 2018  10am – 10:45am

10:00am - 10:45amOld Family Photos

Heritage Room Conference Room

Do you have a genealogical “brick wall” you’d like to smash? Are you conducting local history research for a class and need help figuring out where to begin? Did you buy a new house recently want to research its history?  Get help solving these and other research quandaries by registering for a Genealogy One-on-One! Sign up for a 45-minute one-on-one appointment, please visit the Events Calendar (Register here!)  , or call 706-613-3650, ext. 350. Registration required.

November Calendar Heritage Room Events

Saturday, November 3, from 2pm – 4:30 pm in Multipurpose Room A

Conducting and Preserving Family Oral Histories, presented by Angela Stanley, director of Georgia HomePLACE for the Georgia Public Library Service, where she identifies and manages digitization of local history and archival content held by public libraries across the state. Co-sponsored with Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society and the Heritage Rooom.

Book Us: For a Genealogy One on One

Thursdays, November 1 and November 15 from 2-2:45pm

Thursdays, November 8 and November 29 from 10am – 10:45pm
Heritage Room Conference Room

Sign up for a 45-minute one-on-one appointment, please visit the Events Calendar, or call 706-613-3650, ext. 352. Registration required.


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