Go to the “Search for Ohio County Land Records.”
Look at the top of the screen to find “Vault Search” and click to select.
On the left is a long rectangular box with a down arrow; click the down arrow (it will show all of the indexes).
Select the index you want to view.
After selecting the type of index you want to view, then click in the box to the right (center)for “Book.”
Select the alphabetical letter you want to search and “enter.”
Then click in the page box and begin your search for the name you want to locate.
From this point, you can use the arrows in the toolbar above, to move to the next page or to a previous page.
PLEASE NOTE: you do not need to leave this screen after finding the book and page number you want to review; follow the next steps to proceed.
Find a Book and Page (Vault)
Look to the top right of the screen to find “Image Search” and click to select.
In the new screen, look to the left side to see a long rectangular box with a down arrow. Click on the down arrow. Look down the list of categories and select the name of the type of book you want to view.
After you have chosen a book and page number, press “enter” on your keyboard. This will lead you to another screen.
On the new screen, on the left side is a long rectangular box with a down arrow. Click on the down arrow and select the type of book you want.
Then in the boxes to the right, enter the book number and page number you wish to view (be careful not to insert the page number in the “suffix” box) and press the “enter” button on your keyboard.
PLEASE NOTE: if you need to return to the “index” screen, just exit from the screen you are on OR if you have a dual screen, slide the screen over to the unused screen and you will now have the “index” screen on one side, and the screen to look at the book images on the other side.