Long Island Collection

The Long Island Collection consists of non-circulating books, journals, newspapers, CDROMs, and other items of interest to Hampton Bays and Southampton Town, and Long Island as a whole. Looking for an old Hampton Bays High School yearbook photo? Good Ground by Helen Wetterau? Historic Southampton Town Trustees Records? This is the collection for you.

Click here to view a table of our historic Local Newspaper Archive in print, microfilm & CDROM formats. If you are researching local history, looking for an obituary, or just interested in taking a walk on memory lane, please contact the reference desk to schedule use of the archive.

Suggested Links:

Suffolk Historic Newspapers
A collection of searchable digitized Suffolk County newspapers enabling you to delve back nearly 200 years into local history.
Heritage Quest Online
HeritageQuest combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with Genealogy and Local History book collection.
Available for genealogy research in-library only:
The World’s largest online family history resource. Please note that Ancestry.com is limited to in-library use only.