History Reference Center

Full text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books from leading history publishers.

Historical Chicago Tribune (1849-1989)

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society…

HeritageQuest

Contains census data, family records, and local histories. This collection assembles extant U.S. federal censuses, family genealogies, tax lists, city…

Ancestry Library Edition

Available through library computers only. Access hundreds of online genealogical databases which include census and military records, birth and marriage records,…

America’s Genealogy Bank

Provides Web-based access to more than a billion of the United States’ core genealogical records from 1690 to the present…