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Ancestry Library Edition

A genealogy research tool that provides access to records from census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Available for in-library use only.

Daughters of the American Revolution

An online database from the DAR with information about Revolutionary ancestors and their descendants.

Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub

Search newspapers in Minnesota from 1850 to today.

Find a Grave

Search the world’s largest gravesite collection.

Albert Lea Tribune Obituaries

Search obituaries from the Albert Lea Tribune from June 2008 to the present.

Cyndi's List

A comprehensive and categoritzed list of links to genealogical research websites.


Search billions of digitized records all on one website.

Freeborn County Historical Museum Library

Information and a list of resources available for local genealogy research.

Death Indexes and Records

A list of online searchable death indexes by state.