To our patrons, our event calendar may be temporarily out of service in the upcoming week.
If you need to RSVP for an event, please email youth services kids@parklandlibrary.org, teen services teens@parklandlibrary.org or adult services at adults@parklandlibrary.org

Library Hours
Monday-Thursday: 9AM-9PM | Friday: 9AM-6PM | Saturday: 9AM-5PM

MASKS REQUIRED: Effective 8/11/21 Parkland Community Library is now requiring masks regardless of vaccination status for everyone aged 2 and up due to the recent surge of COVID-19 Delta variant in Lehigh County. Masks and/or face coverings must be worn inside the library and worn during all indoor library programs on or offsite.

CURBSIDE PICK-UP IS AVAILABLE for those who cannot wear a mask, and for anyone else who would like to use this service. If you need a mask, please request one at the circulation desk. Thank you for your cooperation!

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Genealogy

DatabasesDigital Libraries | Indexes | By State or Region | Other

Databases

  • Ancestry Library: Genealogical and historical information from census, military, church, vital, court, land and probate records, passenger lists and more.

  • America’s Obituaries: Full-text, searchable obituaries from the nation's newspapers, via NewsBank.

  • HeritageQuest: A comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids, with coverage dating back to the 1700s. Use your PCL library card to access this database from home.

Digital Libraries

In many cases, you can search for a keyword (title or subject) to find state, county, city, town, church or family histories; directories; government documents; and biographies or autobiographies.

By State or Region, A-Z

Be sure to check the state and county sites within the USGenWeb Project and the USGenWeb Archives for any county in which you are doing research.  They may contain digitized material or links to it.  

Other Resources


Page Updated: 2021-02-09