Research Databases

A B C D E F G H K L M N O P R S T V W
List of research database titles, descriptions and links
African American Heritage
African American Heritage

A groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.

This collection was created in partnership with leading African American genealogists and recognized leaders in genealogical information to develop a comprehensive mix of resources, records, and tools specifically pertaining to African Americans.

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Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition

(at-home use for a limited time) U. S. Census records; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; petitions for naturalization; passenger lists and more. You must be in the library to access this database.

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Cleveland Necrology File
Cleveland Necrology File

The Cleveland Necrology File contains local cemetery records and newspaper death notices for the following years: 1833, 1847-1848, 1850-1975. A more complete description of the file's contents can be found in the about section of the database. For necrology information after 1975, please use the Cleveland News Index

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Fold3
Fold3

The Web's Premier Collection of Military Records from Rev War to WWII. Historic war records. 

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Heritage Quest
Heritage Quest

U. S. Census records; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; petitions for naturalization; passenger lists and more.

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ProQuest
ProQuest

Great for research or Genealogy.

Includes these Historical Newspapers:
Christian Science Monitor (1908-1998)
Los Angeles Times (1881-1988) 
The New York Times (1851-2008) with Index (1851-1993)
Wall St. Journal (1889-1994) 
Washington Post (1877-1995)

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Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps

Historical maps of Ohio cities

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World Book Timelines
World Book Timelines

Build and share timelines. Use your own events and images or add content and images from World Book.

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