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America's GenealogyBank - NEW!
Easily search and browse more than a billion genealogy records from 1690 to the present, including obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents, and more. Includes historical newspapers, books and documents, as well as the Social Security Death Index.

Ancestry Library Edition
View records from the United States Census; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists and more! Remote access to Ancestry is extended until July 31, 2020.

Chicago Tribune (1849-1986) by ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Search the historical archives of the Chicago Tribune newspaper.

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Fold3 Library Edition by ProQuest
Provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

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HeritageQuest Online
Search U.S. federal census, banking and military records, genealogies, local histories, primary source materials, and more.

MyHeritage Library Edition
Genealogical records from all over the world.

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Newspaper Archive
Search, view, save, and print full-pages from U.S. and international newspapers from 1759 to present. Formerly Access Newspaper Archive. - NEW!
Contains full and portions of runs of well-known, regional, and state titles to small local newspapers in the United States and other countries dating from the early 1700s into the 2000s.

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