The Local Studies room in Camden Library contains information relating to the people, the environment, the geography and the history of the Camden area.

Local Studies collect and preserve Camden's history so tht it is available to current and future reserachers and the community.

The Local Studies collection is an invaluable resource for

  • School students
  • Historical reserarchers
  • University and TAFE students
  • Family historians
  • Businesses
  • Local community groups

The collection contains items of current or historical significance to the local area in a variety of formats inlcuding: books, periodicals, newspapers, audio-visual material, microfilm and pamplets housed in the Local Studies room at Camden Library.  The collection is for use in the library only, but duplicate copies of some items are available for loan.  We are also able to provide electronic access to some items.


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