Forbes Library welcomes your  genealogy, local history, photo/image and Coolidge research requests  by telephone, email, and mail.  

For personal, academic and non-profit projects, there is no fee.  We welcome and encourage donations to support this work at

For commercial projects and for profit requests,  there is a fee of $30.00/hr. For obituary and newspaper requests only, the first half hour of research will be $10.00, and $30.00/hr for time after that. 

For large research projects in our collection or for help with records in other buildings such as local government, court, legal, cemetery or religious records, ask a librarian for a list of researchers for hire.