Genealogy

Find all the branches on your family tree, and learn about your ancestors with these free County Library resources.

* EBSCO Services denoted below will be discontinued on June 30, 2024. NEW RESOURCES ARRIVING JULY 1ST

Approximately 4,000 databases including U.S. Federal Census images and indexes, historical maps, American Genealogical Biographical Index, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage, Social Security Death Index, WWI Draft Registration Cards, Federal Slave Narratives, & Civil War collection. NOTE: This database can only be used from within The County Library due to license restrictions.

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Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1777-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.

Library of Congress

This project provides public access to millions of digital items, including timelines, maps, virtual bookshelf and more freely available to the world.

DPLA

MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history.

MyHeritage

Includes international, national and regional papers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, The Guardian, etc. (!!!The Utah State Library has changed the way patrons access the resources on Utah's Online Public Library, some of which the County Library have links to on our library page. The first time you access these resources, you will be prompted to create an account through a platform called OpenAthens. If you have any difficulty, please contact your librarians for further assistance.)

ProQuest™ Part of Clarivate

The collection holds over 1,000,000 pages of historic Utah newspapers. Its newspapers can be browsed by issue or searched by keywords, article titles, weddings, deaths, and births.

Utah NewsSearch is a digital newspaper service of the Utah Press Association. It provides public access to Utah's newspapers. Each newspaper is a fully-searchable PDF that you can print or download. Search all of Utah's newspapers by keyword or filter by newspaper, city, county, or zip code. (!!!The Utah State Library has changed the way patrons access the resources on Utah's Online Public Library, some of which the County Library have links to on our library page. The first time you access these resources, you will be prompted to create an account through a platform called OpenAthens. If you have any difficulty, please contact your librarians for further assistance.)

Utah's Online Library

Search manuscripts, photographs, books, maps, and online resources about Utah and the West. Find historic state and local government records in Utah.

Utah.gov