General Resources: Genealogy and Family History Books and Files

4 Ways to Use WorldCat to Access Records

4 Ways to Use WorldCat to Access Records
WorldCat is the largest library catalog in the world and is incredibly useful for accessing digital records and preparing for ...

Genealogy Gophers

GenealogyGophers
Genealogy Gophers searches the text of over 40,000 genealogies and other online books for the terms (name, place, titles, dates) ...

Archive.org resources for genealogists

Archive.org
Archive.org has resources including books on surname origins, vital statistics, parish records, census records, passenger lists of vessels, and other ...

DAR Library Online Catalog

DAR Library Online Catalog
“The DAR Library collection contains over 225,000 books, 10,000 research files, thousands of manuscript items, and special collections of African ...

FamilySearch

FamilySearch.org
FamilySearch is the premiere free source for genealogy documents. With millions of records from around the world, its collections cover ...

Digitalized Genealogical & Family History Books at FamilySearch.org

Over 100,000 Digitalized Genealogical & Family History Books at FamilySearch.org
A collection of more than 100,000 digitized genealogy and family history publications which includes family histories, county and local histories, ...

Use Google Books to Get Free Copies of Pages of Family History Library Books

Use Google Books to Get Free Copies of Pages of Family History Library Books
The Family History Library in SLC has a free lookup service for their genealogy book and microfilm holdings. The FamilySearch ...

Location-Specific Resources: Genealogy and Family History Books and Files

Athens, Georgia, Genealogy Reading Room

Georgia: Athens/Clarke County Library Heritage Room
Genealogy research room in the Athens, Georgia, library system

Georgia Virtual Vault

Georgia Virtual Vault
The Georgia Virtual Vault is the online home of the Georgia Archives and contains several collections of interest to genealogist. ...

UGA Hargrett Collection

Georgia: University of Georgia archives library for local and Georgia history, Hargrett Collection
Archives library for local and Georgia history (rare book and manuscript collection)

Pennsylvania State Library

Pennsylvania State Library
“The Genealogy and Local History Collection of the State Library of Pennsylvania consists of a wide variety of indexes, genealogies, ...