Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition provides access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos, plus local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources in over 30,000 databases that span from the 1500s to the 2000s.

This resource is currently available remotely. The link to use is

You will then click on the login at the top and enter your Virtual Library Card barcode and PIN. Once logged in, look on the right side and click on Ancestry – Remote Access, as shown below.

Ancestry library edition instructions

At some point in the future, this resource will only be available by visiting your local public library and using a public library computer. Until then, enjoy!