Books-by-Mail for the Homebound: Books, audiobooks on CD, music on CD, and DVDs delivered to patrons who cannot get to a library branch because of health, mobility, advanced age, permanent or temporary incapacity.
The Ralph Gregory Library's entire genealogy and local history collection can be found and searched in Scenic Regional Library's online catalog. The 2,280-item collection, housed in the Washington Historical Society, contains resources from throughout Franklin County. The library also offers access to popular genealogy research databases, Ancestry.com, HeritageQuest, and Fold3.
Genealogy enthusiasts can search over 300,000 pages of digitized historical newspapers from Franklin, Gasconade, and Warren Counties available through the library's partnership with the Missouri Historical Society. Additional historical newspapers throughout Missouri can be searched with the library's subscription to Newspapers.com.