Discover your place in history.

18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin? Discover the amazing history of you with our resources, some only available at library locations. Essential collections of genealogical and historical sources that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.


America's Obituaries & Death Notices

Full-text obituaries and death notices by name, date, or keyword.

Ancestry Library Edition

The world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource. *In Library Use Only*


Fold3 Library Edition provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

Handbook of Texas Online

An encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture.


HeritageQuest Online is a comprehensive treasury of American heritage genealogical sources


Real-time access to more than 20 Million Businesses, 222 Million Consumers, U.S. New Businesses, U.S. New Homeowners & Movers.

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps

Large-scale maps of Texas towns and cities from 1867-1960.