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Genealogy Resources at SSPL
This guide lists a collection of resources available through the Saratoga Springs Public Library:
* Please ask at the Reference Desk (ext. 304) or in the Saratoga Room (ext. 255) for further assistance with your genealogy needs! *
(NEW! May now be used from home with Library Card # authentication.)
Start your own genealogy using the U.S. Census (1790-1930), New York Passenger lists (1851-1891), World War I Draft Registration Cards (1917-1918), Civil War Service Records, the Social Security Death Index, and the England, Wales, Scotland & Ireland Parish and Probate Records plus much more.
(May be used in the library or at home with Library Card # authentication.)
Your library's resource for census data, family records and local histories. This collection assembles every extant U.S. federal census, banking and military records, genealogies, local histories, primary source materials, and genealogical and local history serials. HeritageQuest Online is an ongoing project (new content is added regularly).
SSPL PERIODICAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
(published 6 times a year)
All back editions of periodicals are located on the 2nd floor of the library. Please check with the reference librarian if you need additional help!
(published 12 times a year)
Now available digitally through SALON on the Libby app!