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HMCPL Special Collections

HMCPL Special Collections is the community's archive. We empower individuals to seek their past, explore Huntsville and Madison County, and connect with history.

Research from Home

We now offer a research service! If you are unable to visit the library to conduct research, we can perform research inquiries on your behalf.

Research Service: $5.00 per inquiry.

If you would like to use our research service, fill out one of the below forms. Please read the instructions on the form carefully.

Research at the Library

Researching at the library means you are able to visit the library and conduct your own research.

In-house copier fees:

$0.15 per page (Black & White)

$0.25 per page (Color)


Special Fees:

Obituary fee: $5.00 per obituary
(If you are ordering an obituary through the website or if we are emailing/mailing it to you.)

Photograph Duplication fee: $3.00 per image.
(If you would like a quality scan of an image from our collections.)