About TN

Tennessee State Symbols, State Holidays, State Songs, Flag Status

Ancestry (TN Records)

In partnership with, TSLA is providing access to several collections of TN records.

Documenting the American South

A digital initiative providing access to texts, images, and audio related to southern history, lit, and culture.

Education Outreach @ TSLA

Primary sources by historical eras tagged by subject and the social studies content standards.


Voter registration, election results, honor vote, GoVoteTN app, polling locations, sample ballots, elected officials.


A web portal designed to provide TN with a broad range of legal and social services resources in a one-stop venue.

Humanities TN Video Catalog

A Lending Library of documentaries dealing with topics on Southern history and culture. FREE to TN noprofits.

Online Exhibits at TSLA

Online Exhibits at TN State Library and Archives

TN Blue Book

Contains information on the makeup of Tennessee state government, state history, national and state constitutions, most recent election results, and census data.

TN Blue Book Student edition

Student Edition is written for students in upper elementary and middle school who are studying the history of our great state.

TN County Profile Tool

Explore county data - economic, education, employment, industry

TN Encyclopedia of History and Culture

Project of the TN Historical Society and the University of TN Press of 1978 print version plus updates and media.

TN General Assembly – bill becomes a law

TN General Assembly - How a bill becomes a law

TN Geography & Quick Facts

TN Geography & Quick Facts; explore cities and counties

TN Historical Newspapers (Chronicling America)

Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present including 126 newspapers from Tennessee

TN History for Kids

TN History, Civics, Geography. Booklets for sale for use in schools

TN State Senate student activity book

TN 106th General Assembly Student Activity Book

TN Virtual Archive

A program of the State Library and Archives to create a digital repository of Tennessee history and culture.

TN landmark Documents

The most important records from our past- from King George's Proclamation of 1763 to the first Constitutions

The Tennessean


Tennessean (Historical)

The Nashville Tennessean (Historical) - 1812-2002

Volunteer Voices

Digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, etc.) that document TN history and culture.

Coalfield Public Library

112 Jerry Jones Road, Coalfield TN 37719

Director and Email Address:
Joani Trout (Director)
[email protected]

Phone #
(865) 435-4275
Fax #: (865) 435-4275

10:30 am - 5:00 pm Monday Tuesday
9 am - Noon Wednesday
3:30 pm - 8 pm Thursday
CLOSED Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Facebook - Check out our FB page for current events and what's happening at our library.

If not at Coalfield, ask about interlibrary loan.

Search TN State-wide Catalog or limit to Coalfield by using Advanced Search the Libraries Filter. Not at Coalfield? Ask about INTERLIBRARY LOAN to have it sent to your library.