Microfilm Reader


Use the microfilm reader at the South County Library to discover local history. Items available include:

  • Roanoke Times from August 1969 through November 2014
  • New York Times from the Civil War era and from 1967 through 2005
  • The Salem Times Register from 1951 through 1971

Looking for more? Use Interlibrary Loan.

RCPL can request genealogical records on microfilm from Virginia and other states. Call the Reference Desk at 540-777-8782 for details.

Patrons may bring in their own microfilm or microfiche to use on the machine.

Scan your items for free and save on a flash drive or email a copy or print out the articles for $0.10/per page.