Genealogy Resources

The Genealogy Center offers access to a wide array of databases, internet sites and resources to further your research in the following categories:
  1. Genealogy Databases
  2. Plano, Texas
  3. Collin County
  4. Texas
  5. United States
  6. Genealogy Libraries
  7. Additional Resources
Databases Available in Library Only are marked Available in Library Only 
Databases Requiring a Plano Library card are marked Plano Library Card Required

ancestry
2 house button 24x24  Ancestry Library Edition
Indexes to US, Canada, and UK census; to birth, death, marriage records; immigration, passenger lists, and naturalization records

Dallas Morning News Historical Archive
  Dallas Metro News Collection & Dallas Morning News Historical Archive
Historical issues of the Dallas Morning News from 1885 – Current and Dallas Metropolitan Area News Sources
fold3
Plano Library Card Required  fold3
A growing collection of US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served from the Revolutionary War onward

 HistoryGeo
2 house button 24x24  HistoryGeo
Original landowner map books for U. S. counties 

Academic Search Premier - EBSCO
Full-text for more than 4700 scholarly publications in multiple academic disciplines with searchable cited references
Academic Search Premier - EBSCO
Full-text for more than 4700 scholarly publications in multiple academic disciplines with searchable cited references
Academic Search Premier - EBSCO
Full-text for more than 4700 scholarly publications in multiple academic disciplines with searchable cited references
Collin County Images - Genealogy Center
Photographs, documents, yearbooks, and other archive material representing people and places of Collin County
ERIC - EBSCO
Education Resource Information Center provides access to educational literature and resources. Contains more than a million records and links to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966
ERIC - EBSCO
Education Resource Information Center provides access to educational literature and resources. Contains more than a million records and links to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966