Microfilm at Norton Shores Branch

Genealogists, history buffs, or any one wanting to look at past news of Muskegon, will enjoy perusing this resource available at the Norton Shores Branch.


MADL owns microfilm of the Muskegon Chronicle from 1869 to the present. To request microfilm stop at the front desk, and our staff will assist you with getting started.


The Muskegon Area District Library purchased ScanPro 2000 in 2011 for the Norton Shores branch to enhance the use of our microfilm. ScanPro 2000 utilizes cutting edge digital technologies to provide exceptional viewing of microfilm. Powerful image adjustment features and a large monitor provide ease of use to either print a document or save it to a portable device.