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History & Genealogy: Reference

About the History & Genealogy Unit

Thousands of researchers visit our busy department each year in search of information about our state and its diverse population. Our reference staff assists a steady stream of genealogists, historians, students, state employees, attorneys, environmental researchers, and others in search of historical information about our state and the people who have lived in it.

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History and Genealogy Reference Unit


Search the CSL Catalog

Go directly to the digital collections homepage

View online images & documents from State Library collections


Directory of History & Genealogy Subject Guides

      The Colonial Records & Topics Guide has separate pages for:

       Choosing the Map & Geographic Guide will give you links to and information about:

       Choosing the Military Records Guide will give you information about:

History News & Fun Stuff

Family Search Affiliate Library

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Digital Collections

Selected topics from our main Digital Collections page.

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