There was a sense of power, a new found freedom wrapped inside your first library card. It meant someone knew you, trusted you and wanted to help.
Turns out, they still do. And libraries and librarians prove this every day as they help countless individual discover historical facts about their family and their history.
Ancestry.com has billions of online historical records with details about your family and others around the globe. These records are supported by additional fine details you can find at local libraries. From amazing historical and genealogical collections, our local libraries — and the amazing librarians who support them — are the perfect place to discover a new angle, source or clue that breaks your search wide open.
Ancestry.com is available in more than 2000 libraries worldwide. But we couldn’t do it without you. So to all the librarians out there, a big thank you for everything you do that helps us get closer to our ancestors.
Here you will find informational, and sometimes fun, posts from the folks behind the scenes here at Ancestry.com. We hope you’ll notice just how passionate we are about family history and about the products we’re building to help connect families over distance and time.Visit Ancestry.com