Resources

Premium Resources
Plano, Texas 
Collin County 
Texas 
United States 
Genealogy Libraries
General

Premium Resources
Available in Library Only(Available in library only)   Plano Library Card Required(Plano Library Card Required)
Ancestry Library Edition Available in Library Only
Ancestry Library Edition
Indexes to US, Canada, and UK census; to birth, death, marriage records; immigration, passenger lists, and naturalization records
News Bank
Dallas Morning News Historical Archive
Historic issues of the Dallas Morning News from 1885 – 1977
Fold 3 Plano Library Card Required fold3 (formerly Footnote.com - log in through EBSCOhost)
Primary historical documents and photographs including military, census, and vital records
 HistoryGeo Available in Library Only
HistoryGeo
Original landowner map books for U.S. counties
JSTOR Available in Library Only
JSTOR
Database of scholarly journals
Tex Share Plano Library Card Required
TexShare
Links to Heritage Quest Online, Texas Sanborn Insurance Maps, WorldCat and other genealogy and history databases. Requires login and password - contact library for access

Plano, Texas
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
 Plano Old Map  GLHTA Resource   Historic Streets of Plano
 Digital Image Collection GLHTA Resource  Collin County Images
 Plano GLHTA Resource  Plano City Council Meeting Abstracts by Page: 1891 - 1899
 Plano GLHTA Resource  Plano City Council Minutes Index by Name: 1891 - 1899
 Plano GLHTA Resource  Plano City Council Minutes Index 1900 - 1910
 Timeline GLHTA Resource  Plano History Timeline
 Plano Star Courier GLHTA Resource  Plano Star Courier Name Indexes by Year: 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923
 Plano Star Courier GLHTA Resource  Plano Star Courier Index June 2003 - December 2011

Collin County
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
 Cemeteries of Collin County  GLHTA Resource  Cemeteries of Collin County
 Collin County School Yearbooks  GLHTA Resource  Collin County School Yearbooks - index of in-library holdings
 Collin County Telephone Directories  GLHTA Resource  Collin County Telephone Directories - index of in-library holdings
 School Histories Bibliography  GLHTA Resource  School Histories Bibliography
 Digital Image Collection GLHTA Resource  Collin County Images
 Collin County    Collin County Clerk’s Genealogy Corner
 Collin County    Collin County Historical Commission
 Collin County    Collin County Historical Commission Historic Assets Survey Map
 County Genealogical Historical Records    Collin County Genealogical Historical Records
  Collin County Texas GenWeb    Collin County Texas GenWeb Collin
 Collin County Genealogical Society    Collin County Genealogical Society
 Genealogy Friends of Plano Libraries Inc    Genealogy Friends of Plano Libraries, Inc.

Texas
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
Portal to Texas History GLHTA Resource Portal to Texas History 
Digitized books, maps, photographs, and newspapers
Texas General Land Office
Texas General Land Office 
Map collection, land grants, research help, and more
Texas County Records available on microfilm
Texas County Records
Available on microfilm through Interlibrary Loan request
Texas Archive of the Moving Image
Texas Archive of the Moving Image 
Texas’ film heritage

United States
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
Minnesota Discovery Center
Minnesota Discovery Center 
Information about Minnesota’s Iron Ranges
Missouri Digital Heritage
Missouri Digital Heritage 
Missouri State Archives – Birth & Death Records Database, Pre-1910
National Archives and Records Administration
National Archives and Records Administration 
Documents, photographs, and records including census, military service, immigration, land and more
New England Historic Genealogical Society
New England Historic Genealogical Society 
Materials and resources - New England ancestors
Online Searchable Death Indexes Records
Online Searchable Death Indexes and Records 
US death indexes and records for all 50 states
Somos Primos
Somos Primos 
Hispanic heritage

Genealogy Libraries
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center 
Fort Wayne, Indiana - large research collection incorporating records from around the world
Dallas Public Library
Dallas Public Library 
Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division (7th floor)
Genealogy (8th floor)
Denton Public Library
Denton Public Library 
Marriage, birth, obituary indexes and more
library-of-virginia
Library of Virginia 
Virginia history, culture, and government
McKinney Texas
McKinney Public Library 
McKinney newspaper birth, engagement, marriage, obituary resources and more

General
GLHTA Resource(Genealogy Center Resource)
Library of Congress
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers 
Digital access to historical newspapers from 1880-1922 and information about American newspapers from 1690 to the present
Cyndis List
Cyndi’s List 
Leads to 291,330+ genealogy sites on the internet
Eastmans Online Genealogy Newsletter
Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter 
Daily newsletter
Family Search
Family Search 
Family history records, resources, and services