The Local History & Genealogy Section has 3 main subsections, all of which are constantly expanding:

The Genealogy and Local History collection is organized as follows:

929.1 International
929.2 United States beyond ME, NH, MA
929.3 Massachusetts
929.4 New England Historical Soc registers, indexes
929.5 New Hampshire and ME & NH combined references
929.6 Maine Vital Records – alpha by town, some by county
929.7 Maine Court-related – probate, wills, prisoners, name changes
929.8 Early Maine deeds
929.9 Maine Historical Society publications
929.10 Maine Genealogical Society newsletters
929.11 Maine Registers, chronological; yearly biz directory
929.12 DAR & Mayflower materials
929.13 Military materials
929.14 Shipbuilding, focus on Lincoln Co.
929.15 Biographies of Maine people
929.16 Maine 1790 families, indexes
929.17 Town histories, town-specific material, alpha by town
929.18 Cemetery lists, binders – alpha by town; verify in field
929.21 Castner papers ~ Damariscotta and local history
929.22 Histories and collections of articles arranged by town
929.23 Diaries and scrapbooks, indexes, by name of creator
929.24 Genealogies of multiple families, arranged by town
929.25 Genealogies, published and unpublished, arranged by major surname
929.26 Genealogy “How-To” and others which circulate (on top of shelving unit)
929.27 Maine church histories