Genealogy Resources : Getting Started
The Library Catalog provides information about and locations of materials in campus collections.
Resources related to genealogy include reference sources such as bibliographies, biographies, family histories, gazetteers, handbooks and guides, census and church records, newspapers, periodicals, and many other materials.
Wisconsin Historical Society Library
The Historical Society Library is the library for American history for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The Genealogy page includes genealogical tools (e.g., Wisconsin Genealogy Index, Wisconsin Local History and Biography Articles, etc.), catalogs, and information on topics (e.g., census, church, family histories, immigration, naturalization, etc.). Additionally, there is information about online databases (e.g., AncestryLibrary, HeritageQuest, etc.) for use in the library.
Memorial Library is the University's research library for humanities and social sciences. It includes books, microfilms, newspapers, periodicals, electronic resources, and other materials from around the world.