Release - March 15, 2017
Ancestry Library Edition at Vineland Public
Public Library is proud to offer Ancestry Library Edition, a genealogical
research tool for free public use.
Ancestry Library Edition has unparalleled coverage of the United States
and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and
immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe,
and Australia. This collection, with thousands of databases and billions
of indexed names, is essential to having a broad genealogy and history
The Ancestry Library Edition collection has over 5,000 databases including
key collections such as U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from
1790 to 1930; the Map Center containing more than 1,000 historical maps;
American Genealogical Biographical Index (over 200 volumes); Daughters
of the American Revolution Lineage (over 150 volumes); The Great Migration
Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1630; Social Security Death
Index (updated monthly); WWI Draft Registration Cards; Federal Slave
Narratives; and a strong Civil War collection. Ancestry Library Edition
updates continually, with more indexes and original images added every
Ancestry Library Edition is only accessible at the library using a library
card or guest pass. Residents of Vineland can get a free library card
by showing photo ID and proof of residence and filling out a short form
at the library’s Front Desk. For more information, please call
the Adult Services Department at (856) 794-4244 ext. 4243.
All areas of the library are accessible to people with disabilities.
To learn more about library displays, services and programs, (856) 794-4244.
Regular library hours are Monday – Thursday (9-8); Friday and
Saturday (9-5); closed Sunday.