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Ancestry Library

A popular hobby, genealogy brings the past to life. Ancestry has billions of scanned records along with millions of family trees and historical photographs. Research your family roots with this amazing database. is available in-house at all Scottsdale Public Library branches.


Unique, detailed material for both genealogical and historical researchers. Census data, city directories, immigration records and more can be used to go back in time and find your family history.

Non-Library Online Resources

Arizona Memory Project

The Arizona Memory Project provides access to the wealth of primary sources in Arizona archives, museums, libraries, and other cultural institutions. Visitors to the site will find some of the best examples of government documents, photographs, maps, and multimedia that chronicle Arizona's past and present.


Adoption, Birth Certificates, Death Certificates and Genealogy information.

Adoption, Birth Certificates, Death Certificates and Genealogy information.


Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates

Search Arizona records online.


Cyndi’s List

A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.

Discover Your Family Story with this free online family search.

Thousands of databases, research tools, and other resources to help those with Jewish ancestry research and find family members.


Mesa Family Search Library

A Regional Family History Center is a branch of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.


National Archives Resources for Genealogists

Learn how you can use the resources at the National Archives to explore your family's ancestry.

USGenWeb Project - Land of Free - Genealogy


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