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All of our libraries keep information about their local area, both historical and current, including books, maps,details of local groups and events and much more.
The Local Studies Library, based in Nottingham Central Library, has the main collection of material relating to Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, including books, newspapers, magazines, maps, photographs and an oral history collection.
The library service maintains an extensive database of local societies and organisations, called NOTTLOG. This is available to search online - you can also add details for a group that isn't included.
Information about the history of the former villages that make up Nottingham's suburbs can be found under the relevant library - click here for a list of all our libraries.
You can also explore Nottingham's history through the following pages:
- Crime in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire
- Gardening in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire
- History of Nottingham in 100 objects
- Italian community in Nottingham
- Old maps and prospects of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire