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Nottingham City Library, Local Studies

"The Local Studies Library on Floor 4 of Nottingham Central Library is a collection of resources describing the changing scene of the local area from earliest times to the present day, the communities affected, prominent individuals and related subjects.

The collection has information about the City of Nottingham specifically, and the County of Nottinghamshire generally.

In addition to the materials highlighted below, the collection includes one copy of virtually every book written about Nottinghamshire people, places and subjects."

Local studies libraries in Nottinghamshire

Information on public libraries in the county, including which sites have a local history section:

University of Nottingham, East Midlands Collection

The East Midlands Collection contains "books, pamphlets, periodicals and other materials on the historic counties of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. It does not aim for complete coverage in any single county, but it maintains an unequalled collection of printed sources for the East Midlands region as a whole."