The Reference Services Group is the reference and research arm of the Connecticut State Library. The Library contains extensive collections of governmental and historical materials that reflect Connecticut’s long history. We assist members of the public and government agencies in using our resources and collections through our three specialized reference sections.
History & Genealogy helps genealogists, historians, students, state employees, researchers, and the general public access extensive collections about Connecticut's past. History and Genealogy also acts as the access point for the State Archives.
Law and Legislative Research maintains and provides access to a comprehensive collection of state and federal legal publications. Law and Legislative Reference Services also serves as the permanent home of Connecticut General Assembly official transcripts and legislative bill files and legislative histories.