Tulsa Area History

Tulsa: A New Home

Tulsa City-County Library and the Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art are pleased to announce the exhibition Tulsa: A New Home, which opens June 1st at the Hardesty Regional Library. Tulsa: A New Home celebrates early Jewish immigrants to Tulsa and their impact on the broader community.

New In The Digital Collections: March 2015 Update

J. W. Megee



In March 2015, TCCL uploaded 222 items into the Digital Collections. There are now approximately 31,689 items in the Digital Collections.

Additions include:

New In The Digital Collections: Miss Jackson's Vertical File

The content of the Library's Miss Jackson's vertical file is now available online.  Miss Nelle Shields Jackson founded one of Tulsa's most fashionable women's shops in 1910. 

Remote Microfilm Access

Interested in viewing a reel of microfilm from the Research Center collection but can't visit us during our regular business hours? Patrons can now access microfilm remotely from home, and from the Librarium, Hardesty Regional Library, Martin Regional Library, Rudisill Regional Library, and Zarrow Regional Library locations. Special requests for access from other library locations will be considered.

New In The Digital Collection: Vandevers Department Store Vertical File

The content of the Library's Vandevers vertical file is now available online.  The Vandevers Department Store was built in 1924 and was located at 16 E. 5th St.

Due to copyright concerns, some digitized items from our vertical files have been restricted to in-house use. Please contact us for more information on restricted items.