The library has a number of books available for checkout to help patrons begin their own family history. Here are a few:

First steps in genealogy: a beginner's guide to researching your family history
Allen, Desmond Walls. 1998.
929.1 ALL


In search of your European roots
Baxter, Angus. 1986. 
929.1 BAX 


Genealogy for the first time: research your family history
Best, Laura. 2003
R 929.1 BES 


How to trace your Jewish roots: discovering your unique history
David, Jo. 2000.
929.1 DAV 


Unpuzzling your past: the best-selling basic guide to genealogy
Croom, Emily Anne. 2001.
929.1 CRO 


In search of British ancestry
Hamilton-Edwards, Gerald Kenneth Savery. 1983.
929.1 HAM 


A genealogist's guide to discovering your African-American ancestors: how to find and record your unique heritage
Smith, Franklin Carter. 2003.
R 929.1 SMI 


Mastering online genealogy
Quillen, W. Daniel. 2012.
929.102 QUI 


The complete beginner's guide to genealogy, the Internet, and your genealogy computer program
Clifford, Karen. 2001.
929.10285 CLI


AARP genealogy online: tech to connect
Helm, Matthew. 2012.
929.10285 HEL 


Organizing your family history search: efficient & effective ways to gather and protect your genealogical research
Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo. 2002.
929.1072 CAR


Long-distance genealogy
Crawford-Oppenheimer, Christine. 2000.
929.1072 CRA


Family history 101: a beginner's guide to finding your ancestors
Melnik, Marcia Yanizze. 2005
929.1072 MEL


They Became Americans: Finding Naturalization Records and Ethnic Origins
Szucs, Loretto Dennis. 1998.
929.1072 SZU


Uncovering your ancestry through family photographs
Taylor, Maureen. 2000.
929.1072 TAY 


Tracing your Civil War ancestor
Groene, Bertram Hawthorne. 1973
929.3 GRO 


Your guide to cemetery research
Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo. 2002.
929.5 CAR 


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