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Resources for Researchers -
Buncombe County Public Libraries provides card-holders a number of digital resources available through NCLive. Some resources are especially useful to those researching the history and culture of WNC, including:
Buncombe County Special Collections offers additional digital resources only available for in- library use
- AncestryLibrary Edition
Research Guides and Indexes to help you on your search
- History of a House
- Resources for Researching African American History
- Index of Asheville Architects and their Buildings
- Index of Asheville Historical Buildings
- Index of Asheville Photographers
- Resources on Confederate Monuments
- Asheville City Directories
Hitting a roadblock in your research? There’s always more to discover! Our archive is one of many who collect material related to Asheville and Buncombe County. Other local, regional, and national intuitions have extensive collections that will prove useful to researchers of Western North Carolina.
- Buncombe County Register of Deeds
- State Archives of North Carolina
- Western Regional Archives
- Old Buncombe Genealogical Society
- UNC Asheville
- Western Carolina University
- Appalachian State University
- East Tennessee State University
- UNC Southern Historical Collection
- Library of Congress
- National Archives
Not sure where to begin? Ask an Archivist!
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