WCHS members are entitled to free use of the library, and non-members pay $10/day. We have a microfilm reader/printer and computers with searchable databases. Photocopies or computer copies are .50 cents each for non-members, .35 cents each for members. Copies from the microfilm reader/printer are $1 for the first copy, 25 cents for each additional copy.
Special Requests: WCHS Member: $35.00 Non-Members $50.00 Additional Fees May Apply
In-House Genealogy Assistant: WCHS Member: $15.00/hr Non-Member $25.00/hr
A Geneology professional can be hired to research any topic or name you wish, with results either mailed or emailed to you. See the Professional Research item in our shop for details and how to submit a request.
Following is a list of some of the materials available for genealogical and local history research in the Historical Society’s research library. Many other books and databases for Wayne County PA historians and genealogists are available, including files, microfilm, photo archives, and manuscripts.
Research materials at the WCHS Research Library, your best source for Wayne County, PA's history and genealogy.
Information is available on obtaining vital records and ordering professional research.