Historical and Genealogical Resources

  • Ancestry Library Edition (In-library use only) – Search through online history records (including census, military, court and immigration) that cover the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe, U.S., and other areas.
  • Biography in Context – This resource delivers over 600,000 biographical entries throughout history.
  • Genealogy Connect – This database features a wide range of comprehensive references and is powered by authoritative information from Genealogical.com—the parent company of Genealogical Publishing and Clearfield Company a leading publishers of works on genealogy and family history.
  • Global Issues in Context – This resource uses a wealth of materials to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events.
  • HeinOnline – This legal research database gives users access to articles from over 800 journals with information on U.S. Treaties and Agreements, U.S. Supreme Court decisions, U.S. Statutes at large, U.S. Presidential library and much more.
  • U.S. History in Context – This resource gives users access to documents from Primary Source Microfilm’s™ digital archives, articles from classic Macmillan Reference USA™, and Charles Scribner’s Sons® references,  country and era overview information, and full-text periodicals and journals.
  • World History in Context – This resource offers students and researchers access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents.