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Middletown History Resources

Sources of information about the history of Middletown and surrounding area.


We have many resources for researching the history of Middletown and the surrounding area. This website is intended to help you begin your research. Use the tabs across the top of the page to find relevant materials. If you are a Wesleyan student and would like a personal research session (PRS) with a librarian familiar with local history, contact Special Collections & Archives at

Library OneSearch

Searches most, but not all, of the library's books, articles, journals, and databases.


Citation Software

Programs to collect, manage, and cite sources used in a variety of citation styles.