ARGOS — The Argos Public Library (APL) now offers its patrons the availability of Ancestry Library Edition which is powered by Ancestry.com. Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to the library and delivers billions of records all at no cost to APL library users. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more.
Whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist, or historian — inside the more than 7,000 available databases, answers await everyone. Patrons can unlock the story of their heritage with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.
Popular and recently added collections include: U.S. collections, Canadian collections, U.K. collections, other international collections, military collections, and multimedia collections. All this plus an intuitive search interface, detailed search indexes, and helpful Learning Center tools, makes Ancestry Library Edition an indispensable resource for genealogists and historians now available for free at the Argos Public Library.