Find census, birth, marriage, death records, and more while inside the library. *Ancestry Library Edition is now available from home via remote access until the end of September 2021 with library card.
Discover your roots with census data, family records, and local histories. This collection includes U.S. federal censuses, family genealogies, tax lists, city directories, land and probate records, birth, marriage, and death records, genealogical and local history serials, and more.
Requires ZB Library card.
One of our newest resources, NewsPaperArchive gives you access to 400 years of Illinois newspapers, history, and more. Great for genealogists, or those working on a research project. Enjoy this resource inside the library as well as from home.