The Plumb Memorial Library has a collection of Shelton histories in its circulation stacks and a special collection of rare volumes that cannot be removed from the library. In addition to the books of history, Plumb Memorial Library also has a 10-volume collection of slides of historical photographs on computer discs that patrons can take home and view on their home computers. The Shelton Historical Society sells a pictorial history of Shelton, “Images of America: Shelton,” that can be purchased for $19.99. The Plumb Memorial Library also has histories of Connecticut and many other cities and towns in the state as well.