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CADL  CADL Resources


Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogy database with census, birth, marriage, death records and more
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Must use at a CADL library

Requesting an Obituary from the Capital Area District Libraries

MeL  Michigan eLibrary Resources


Heritage Quest

Genealogy database containing census information, a digitized genealogy and local history Collection, the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) and much more.

Michigana: Sources in U.S. History Online

An archive of documents on Michigan history including personal narratives, memoirs, pamphlets, political speeches, legal treatises and more.

Michigan eLibrary Michigana

A directory of Michigan historical resources brought to you by the Michigan eLibrary

Web Web Resources


Cyndi’s List

A categorized and cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet.

Ellis Island On-line

Access to immigration records from Ellis Island New York.

Family Search

Access to the genealogical resources gathered by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Library of Michigan Genealogy Resources

Information about the Library of Michigan's extensive genealogy resources.

Michigan County Histories and Atlases

Searchable county histories and atlases published before 1923.


A free genealogy community to help people research their family history.


Genealogy websites in every county and every state of the United States.


Additional Genealogy Resources

Additional Genealogy resources selected by the Librarians at the Capital Area District Libraries

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