Monday, May 26, 2008


Their library includes 20,000 books and 15,000 microforms covering many states and foreign countries. A bank of computers allows library users to access and provides high-speed Internet access. There is also wireless access to the Internet for laptop and PDA users.

They publish a newsletter, a journal, and have published over 2,000 softcover books covering a wide variety of records. Classes are provided on a wide variety of research topics, and the Society also sponsors several special interest groups, including a recently-formed Norwegian Interest Group.

Annual membership is $30- Individual, or $40- Family.

They're on the Web at

Location: 628 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309-1924 (across the street from the Iowa State Historical Library).

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