Genealogy and People Search

Genealogy and People Search

Build your family tree. Find facts about famous people and residential directory information.

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Comprehensive information for genealogical research.
You can use Ancestry Library Edition on a personal device that's connected to the Library's WiFi network.

Directory, marketing and job search database includes 30 million business profiles and 220 million residents.

App: iOS

Encyclopedia entries, magazine articles, images and videos for all ages

More than 70,000 of the most commonly occurring surnames in the United States.

Search across multiple resources to get articles, books, videos and images for general research

Always-available eBooks covering a variety of subjects

Provides resources curated by expert librarians.

Genealogy research tools including Federal Censuses, and family and local histories

A listing of burials in Austin's oldest cemetery

Language dictionaries and subject reference eBooks

Detailed property and land-use records of Texas towns and cities from 1867 to 1970

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