Research Guides

The following guides are available for consultation as you begin your research.  Guides provide a detailed look at some of the collections of the Filson library.


Looking for a historic newspaper? Check the list below to see the newspapers we have on microfilm. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Our Special Collections department also has print issues of many historic newspapers; email research@filsonhistorical.org for more information.

Newspapers on Microfilm at the Filson Library


Researching a Louisville business? Try searching our Louisville Business Index to find information on local firms.

Louisville Business Index