Parent Organization: 
Elting Memorial Library
93 Main Street
New Paltz, NY 12561
Phone: 845-255-5030


The Haviland-Heidgerd Historical Collection is the non-circulating research section of the Elting Memorial Library. Considered the best genealogical and local history collection in the Mid-Hudson Valley, it is a repository for primary source material and published works relating to the Hudson Valley. Its strongest focus is on the town and village of New Paltz.

Elting Memorial Library - Haviland-Heidgerd Historical Collection is a member of the Southeastern New York Library Resources Council.