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Includes Census, military, court, land, probate, vital, and church records and over 2 billion names. AVAILABLE ONLY ON LIBRARY COMPUTERS AND WIFI.

From Salem Press, a decade-by-decade survey of 20th century North American history. Coverage of events, movements, people, popular culture, literature, art, sports, science, technology, economics, and politics. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only.

From Salem Press, a far reaching view of history organized around significant events. Covers Ancient World, Middle Ages, Renaissance, and each century from the 17th to the 20th. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only.

Genealogy database containing the U.S. Federal Census from 1790-1930 and 7.5 million pages of family and local histories and more. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only. If you have a card from another OCPL library use www.onlib.org instead.

Residential Genealogy. Over 1.5 million historic detailed high resolution property and antique maps that can be searched by keyword and address. Geo-code allows a comparsion of modern Google maps with historic maps. Available until May 14.

America's Obituaries and Death Notices and America's Newspapers: full text articles from 100s of US newspapers, including the Syracuse Post-Standard. Remote use: Liverpool Cardholders Only. If you have a card from another OCPL library see www.onlib.org.

Searchable archive of 1000's of articles from U.S. and countries including Canada, Ireland, and England; 1607 to present. Full text and image of pages. Provided by Onondaga County Public Libraries. Note: years and issues of newspapers may not be complete.

Searchable archive of Syracuse Post Standard, 1875 to 2 months ago. Full text and image of pages. Provided by Onondaga County Public Libraries. Note: years and issues of newspapers may not be complete.

Sanborn maps are large-scale plans of a city or town, created to assist fire insurance companies as they assessed risk. Detailed property and land-use records for more than 12,000 U.S. towns and cities. Available until May 31.

U.S. History Collection

Coverage of current thinking and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field. This compilation of journals is useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher.

World History Collection

Useful to both the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher.