Access Ancestry at Home

Good news! Library members can access Ancestry Library Edition from home for your family history research. Visit our eLibrary, then scroll down and click on the Ancestry link. You will need your library card number and PIN to log in. Access from home will only be available for a limited time.

Ancestry® is the world's leading resource for online family history and genealogy among the genealogy giants industry. Get started by choosing the Search link, then the Card Catalog to search record collections specifically related to your research. You can filter your search by category, location and dates. You can also sort the catalog by Database title, date added, date updated and record count. It is always worth a look as new content is added regularly.

There has never been a better time to start your family history research. Talk to relatives, gather records around the house and start today! Family History research can be a great collaborative project too. Look for the feature on Ancestry Library Edition to save your seach results, email to yourself and family members.

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