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A directory of links to online military indexes and records for USA genealogy research. Included are rosters, databases of soldiers, draft card databases for World War I and II, and listings of military and war casualties.
One of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind. Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and other resources in thousands of databases that span the past five centuries.
The Local History Room contains books and print materials on genealogy and topics relating to Livingston County and Howell in particular, as well as newspaper microfilm for area newspapers. The Local History Room is available whenever the library is open. You must sign-in at the Information Desk on the main level and fill out a research form.
Our microfilm holdings for the Livingston Daily Press & Argus have now been digitized! The LCP in all its historical incarnations from 1843 to the present is now available and fully searchable online from our computers within the library. Whether you’re a genealogist or just a history buff, this resource will be a great help in your search. Stop in today and we’ll show you how to get started!
Effective January 18, 2021 the library building is open for 30 minute visits. Masks are required. Library hours, including curbside pickup, are Monday-Thursday, 10am-6pm, Friday-Saturday, 10am-2pm. See Reopening Info for details.