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Invaluable Resources for Genealogy Researchers

Whether your users are novice or expert genealogists, ProQuest’s resources can help them find answers. HeritageQuest Online, which can be accessed from anywhere, is a treasury of American genealogical sources, including U.S. federal census records, the Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant application files, and Freedman Bank Records. Ancestry® Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library.

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ProQuest Digitized Newspapers: Recent Newspapers

A new digital archive with full-page images of recent editions of essential and most-requested newspaper titles. ProQuest Digitized Newspapers: Recent Newspapers titles are available individually or in regional collections. Coverage begins in the late 2000s and goes through the most recent issue with a 3-month embargo. ProQuest Digitized Newspapers: Recent Newspapers content is hosted on the ProQuest platform, fully searchable at the page level and cross-searchable with all other ProQuest products.

ProQuest African American Heritage

Click here for the home of ProQuest® African American Heritage, a groundbreaking new digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.

Ancestry Library Edition

ProQuest has partnered with Ancestry.com to create Ancestry Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today with unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom. Its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest Online.

HeritageQuest Online

HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.

Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970

Sanborn fire insurance maps are detailed property and land-use records covering more than 12,000 U.S. towns and cities.

Fold3 Library Edition

Distributed by ProQuest, Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry provides convenient access to a growing collection of US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. It contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.

ProQuest Sanborn Maps Geo Edition

Click here for the home of ProQuest Sanborn Maps Geo Edition (1867-1970), which provides digital access to thousands of large-scale maps of American towns and cities, searchable by address and GPS coordinates.

Newspapers.com Library Edition

Newspapers.com Library Edition is an extensive online database of 4,000+ historical newspapers from the early 1700s into the 2000s. Distributed by ProQuest into libraries, it contains a diverse blend of well-known regional and local newspapers in the U.S. and other countries.

Historic Map Works™ Library Edition

Click here for the home of Historic Map Works Library Edition, one of the most extensive digital map collections available, with over 1.5 million high-resolution, full color historic maps.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™

With ProQuest Historical Newspapers, trace the Revolutionary War rebel cause, Reconstruction after the Civil War, learn about a break-through medical discovery, the inauguration of a world leader, both world wars, the Civil Rights Movement, experiment with a tasty new recipe, laugh at a comic strip and experience the birth of freedom —all from one source.

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Ancestry Library Edition

ProQuest has partnered with Ancestry.com to create Ancestry Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today with unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom. Its valuable content is a……

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Fold3 Library Edition

Distributed by ProQuest, Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry provides convenient access to a growing collection of US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. It contains millions……

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ProQuest's Canada Ebook Subscription

ProQuest's Canada Ebook Subscription accommodates the region-specific needs of researchers at academic and public libraries. With a growing selection of more than 9,800 cross-disciplinary, Canada-specific titles.…

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