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Special Collections


Magazines and Newspapers

The Lewisville Public Library subscribes to many magazines and newspapers. Print newspapers and print magazines for Adults are located on the 1st floor near the Crawford Meeting Room. While magazines and newspapers may not be checked out, customers can make copies of magazine and newspaper articles in the Copy and Print Center on the 1st floor.  

Digital magazines are also available via RBdigital. Click here to visit the Digital Library for details.

Newspaper Back Issues

Below is a list of local newspaper back issues available in the Library. All back issues are available on microfilm unless otherwise noted. The Library has a microfilm reader/printer available for public use on the 2nd floor. Printing from microfilm is $0.15 per page. Please visit the Adult Services Desk on the 2nd floor for assistance with newspaper back issues and the microfilm reader/printer.


Back Dates Available


Denton Record Chronicle



Lewisville Enterprise



1905-1941 (misc. dates






Lewisville Leader


1961-2006 (missing 2001)   


Aug. 2007-2014


Lewisville News

Aug. 1980-March 2001


Lewisville Times

1973-June 1980



Local History & Genealogy

The Library's Local History collection is comprised of city directories, oral histories, and some materials on Lewisville and Denton County history. Yearbooks for area schools are not available at the Lewisville Public Library. For yearbooks, please contact the school directly. Materials in the Library's Local History collection are reference materials available for use in the Library.

Circulating copies of oral histories and Lewisville, Denton County history publications are available in the Texas Zone located on the 2nd floor.

Books on how to conduct genealogy research are available in Family & Relationships Zone located on the 2nd floor.