Library News

World Vital Records

by Library Staff | June 27, 2017 at 04:06 PM

Acton library patrons have access to WorldVitalRecords, a genealogy resource subscription with U.S. and international coverage.  The library's subscription includes home access for Acton residents.

Highlights include the U.S. Census 1790-1940;  the U.S. Social Security Death Index; and My Heritage Family Trees with 1.5 billion names!  There are over 20,000 searchable databases and digitized books covering every genealogical record type, and from all over the world. Users can search, or browse all content by state, country, record type, or surname.

WorldVitalRecords joins the library's collection of other genealogical resources including AmericanAncestors, Ancestry Library Edition, and Access NewspaperArchive.  Library users can access all of these services from the library's E-Resources page.  

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