Ancestry Library Editionancestrylibrary

Genealogy resource for birth, marriage, death, military records and more.

In-library use only.


Heritage Questheritagequest

Genealogy resource for census records and other resources.

Login: 14 digits of your library barcode.


Local History

Cyndi's List

Directory of genealogy and history websites. Also includes links for specific Illinois localities.

Illinois Death Certificates 1916-1950

An archive for the retrieval of Illinois death certificates between the years 1916-1950. Can request and order death certificates from this resource. Very useful resource for genealogy research and history.

Illinois Digital Archives

A portal to online exhibits and collections from libraries and museums across the state. A project of the Illinois State Library.