The Skidompha History and Genealogy Center is open year-round during library hours and is an information center where visitors can access up-to-date events happening at local historical societies, genealogy groups, historic buildings, and museums.

Current ServicesNew Services On the Way


  • Staff will be checking email on Mondays and Thursdays and are happy to respond to your genealogy questions via email.
  • Get timely Genealogy updates, photos, and humor by liking and following our genealogy facebook page:  Skidompha Library Genealogy.  
  • Check out our Online Resource page for links to helpful sites you can use from home!
  • We are thrilled to announce that we have 10 talented individuals stepping in soon to help with research and genealogy software, cemeteries, Maine Civil War records, the Skidompha Genealogy collection, Ancestry, state and federal archives, transcriptions, the Maine collection, family stories, deeds and probate research, and scanning, editing, and organizing photographs.
  • Subscribe to Skidompha’s weekly newsletter which includes genealogy suggestions for books, website, blogs, etc.


What We Offer

Skidompha Library invites all those interested in local history, family history, and genealogy to explore The Skidompha History And Genealogy Center located on the second floor of the library. While the collection focuses on information about Lincoln County, Maine, we also have material from other areas of Maine, New England, the US, Canada, and other countries.