Genealogy Resources

America's Newspapers from NewsBank
Provides electronic editions of record for local, regional, and national U. S. newspapers, including the Bloomington Pantagraph, from the 1980s-present.

Ancestry Library Edition
This resource is only available in the library.
One of the most popular resources for genealogical information, with family history data for over 500 million names, including census information for 1790-1930, city directories, military records, and much more.

Search for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives throughout the world.

Family history resource that includes U.S. federal census, family genealogies, local histories, tax lists, city directories, land and probate records, birth, marriage and death records, genealogical and local history serials, and more.

Newspapers.com, Pantagraph Archive 1857-1985
Access dozens of historical Illinois newspapers, including the Daily Pantagraph 1857-1985, the Weekly Pantagraph 1848-1954, and the Bloomington Observer 1838.

More Resources for Genealogy

Family & Local History Reosurces may offer more resources in your genealogy serach. The library also offers Research Services if you're looking for additional help.