Genealogy & Local History

Ancestry Library Edition
Access the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource at the library.

Boone County Historical Society
Local group promoting an appreciation of Boone County history.

Boone County Library’s History & Genealogy
The most comprehensive collection of Boone Co. historical info.

Campbell County Historical & Genealogical Society
Website for volunteer-run society, located in Alexandria.

Cincinnati Historical Society Library
Website of the library located in Cincinnati Museum Center.

East Row Historic Foundation
Home preservation and education society in Newport, Kentucky.

Family Search Genealogy
Free family history, family tree, and genealogy records.

Greater Cincinnati Memory Project
Pre-1940 photographs depicting landmarks, events, and people from Cincinnati & NKY.

Kenton County Public Library Genealogy Resources
The major center of NKY historical and genealogical resources.

Kentucky Digital Library
Historic newspapers, images, maps, books & oral histories for Kentucky.

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
Source for Kentucky public records to aid your genealogy search.

Kentucky Heritage Council
Charged with identifying & preserving the historic resources of Kentucky.

Kentucky Historical Society
Collects, preserves, and shares information and materials from Kentucky’s past.

Newport Historic Preservation Office
Answers questions about restoring buildings and neighborhoods in Newport, Kentucky.

Newspaper Source
Cover-to-cover full text for hundreds of national, international and regional newspapers.

Northern Kentucky Views
Collection of images and texts on the history of Northern Kentucky.

Preservation Kentucky
An organization devoted to preserving buildings and sites in every town in the state.

Public Library of Cincinnati History & Genealogy Department
One of the best genealogy research collections in the country.