Telephone Directories

Library Holdings

The library retains copies of telephone directories from cities across the United States. The collection, which is located in the Tech Center at the Central library, is focused on Michigan and the Great Lakes region but also includes major metropolitan areas. Please ask a librarian for details or call 553-7801.

Databases (most require KPL library card)

ReferenceUSA - Business and Residential (Home Access)

Search by company name, yellow page heading or geographic location. Search residential listings by name, address or telephone.

Websites

800 Toll free Internet Directory

An online 1-800 phone number directory database.

Anywho-residential & business, includes reverse lookup

Find a business, a person, or a zip code using this database that allows patrons to input specific data into searchable fields, like name, zip code, city, and state.

Area and Zip Code Finder

Enter the information you possess to narrow down your search.

Area Connect

One stop for looking up addresses and phone numbers.

BigBook Directory Search

Access business locations, maps, driving directions, consumer information, and the whereabouts of persons.

Infobel-world phone directories

Allows for international searches and access to dialing codes.

InfoSpace - find people, places and things!

This person and business look up directory helps patrons locate products and services, businesses, people and information online.

Switchboard: Find a Person

Looking to find address or phone number information? Go here and access these electronic white and yellow pages.

WhitePages.com

Locate directory assistance here. Search for contact information for individuals and businesses.

Yahoo People Search

Access updated phone and address information, or try their email address search.


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person holding a cell phone

Search for business and residential telephone numbers using the ReferenceUSA database.