Research & Reference

Online Research


Search WorldCat for DCHS library holdings

Notable People


Brief biographies of key figures in Stone-Campbell tradition.

Learn more about notable people.

Historic Sites


Places of special meaning and value to the Stone-Campbell tradition.

Search the map of historic sites.

Periodical Indexes

Assisted Research

Conduct research with the assistance of Historical Society staff.

You may conduct your research in person at the Historical Society's facility in Bethany, West Virginia or remotely by phone or email.


We recommend that whenever possible you conduct your research in-person. We're able to provide more complete service when you're at our facility.

Research assistance is available to paying members of the Historical Society, student members, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) congregations researching their own history and ministries of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Become a member.

Learn more about our research policies and fees.

Choose an option:

Conduct your research in person.
Conduct your research remotely.