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How We Can Help With Your Research

Whether you're an amateur historian, a genealogist, or a professional scholar, our staff can help with your research needs.

Do you have a question about our collections? 

We offer several different guides, books and research guides, and finding aids to assist you. You may also contact one of our reference librarians through the Ask a question about our collections” form or by calling 804.342.9677.

Are you interested in ordering photocopies or digital reproductions?  

Our staff can help with your requests.

Are you interested in researching our collections? Our finding aids, guides, and awards may be helpful.
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The VMHC has many resources to help with your genealogical research.
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Are you researching a Virginia property? Our library contains many resources to help you research Virginia properties and localities.
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Our collections contain a wide selection of business history records, from single-volume account books to massive record groups.
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