See also our Genealogy & Local History Research Guides
The main location of the Gaston County Public Library, 1555 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, houses a North Carolina Collection. This is a non-circulating reference collection of historical and cultural materials that focuses primarily on Gaston and Lincoln Counties, but includes North Carolina as a whole, bordering areas, and general genealogical resources.
The North Carolina Collection offers the following resources:
The collection is available for use whenever the library is open.
Mail and email requests for SPECIFIC information are welcome. We will be glad to try to answer a particular question for those who are unable to use the collection in person. Please contact:
NCC Librarian, Reference Services, Gaston County Public Library, 1555 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28054. 704-868-2164, ext. 2.
Our email address for Reference Services at the Gastonia Library is firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information on contacting local genealogical and historical organizations, please see our list of Gaston/Lincoln organizations and our Library Research Guides, Finding Gaston County Ancestors, Finding Lincoln County Ancestors, and Finding Tryon County Ancestors.
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