History & Genealogy

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  1. Genealogy Connect
    Collection of nearly 600 genealogy research and reference publications in searchable PDF format.

    HeritageQuest
    Genealogical resource to search federal census records (1790-1930), family and local histories, and more.

    History Reference Center
    History Reference Center offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.

    Kansas History, Territorial through Civil War Years, 1854-1865
    Expansive and unique collection of historical documents that include personal narratives and memoirs, pamphlets and political speeches, sermons and songs, legal treatises and children's books.