The John Sherman Room houses the Library’s collection of genealogical resources as well as Mansfield, Richland County, and Ohio historical materials.
While none of the items in the Sherman Room may be checked-out, they are available to the public the following times:
Monday — 9 AM-8 PM
Tuesday-Thursday — 9 AM- 5 PM
Friday-Sunday — CLOSED
Additional hours may be available by appointment. Please call the Reference Desk for assistance at 419-521-3110.
To request assistance or microfilm/obituary copies, researchers may call, email, or send their request through the mail.
To order by mail, send a business-sized self addressed, stamped envelope to the Sherman Room. Enclose your home phone or email address in case of difficulty with your order.
Emailed documents will be scanned and sent as a PDF file. There is no charge for this service.
Mansfield/Richland County Public Library
ATTN: Sherman Room
43 West Third Street
Mansfield, OH 44902