General Resources: State & Federal Libraries

LOC Genealogy Reading Room

Library of Congress Local History & Genealogy Reference Services
The portal for the LOC’s genealogy research includes helpful tips for searching the card catalog, information on collections, and an ...

LOC Online Card Catalog

Library of Congress Online Catalog
The Library of Congress (LOC) online catalog allows you to search from home. Tips for genealogists will help you to ...

Location-Specific Resources: State & Federal Libraries

Library of Virginia

Virginia: Library of Virginia
The Library of Virginia’s collection of historical records, books periodicals, and more include records from colonial times to the present. ...

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, ...