Whether you’re just getting started or a pro at researching your family history, these websites will come in hand. Click on the logos below to visit the sites. 


 ancestrylibraryedition        HeritageQuest

Only available from within our libraries, this is THE premier site to research family histories using resources like the census and military records.


A wonderful complement to, this resource provides access to the census, online local family histories, and Freedman’s Bank records.

    Historic NC Newspaper Collection North Carolina Collection lets you search 3.5 million pages of digitized content from over 1,000 NC county newspapers.

 FindAGrave        FamilySearch

This site allows people to search millions of grave records and add to them.


Provided by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, this web site has extensive resources available to the family tree researcher.