Community - The Past in Pictures

Preserving the History of Roanoke Neighborhoods

The Virginia Room at Roanoke Public Libraries, in cooperation with community partners, invites you to share early pictures of Roanoke neighborhoods taken before 1975.
Read more about this project and how you can help.

Genealogy Classes

Free classes in the Virginia Room, Main Library

Unlocking the Archives

‘Unlocking the Archives’ is a blog dedicated to the Virginia Room archives.

Recent Posts

Virginia Room Catalog Search

Check out A Book Today




Keywords Subject Title Author

Virginia Room Databases

Databases can be access with a library card. (AncestryLibrary Edition is only available in the Roanoke Public Libraries)