Genealogy + History
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Ancestry.com for Libraries
Please note this database is only accessible on-site at the Library.
Genealogy resources including federal and U.S. censuses; birth, death, and marriage records including the Social Security Death Index; U.S. border crossing and trans-ocean ship records; family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.
Other Online Genealogy Resources
National Archives Resources for Genealogists
NYPL Genealogy Databases (Resources preceded by a globe icon are available to all)
Gateway to digitized historical resources and online exhibits, contributed by members of the Southeastern New York Library Resources Council, for the following counties: Columbia, Greene, Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan, Rockland, Orange, Putnam and Westchester.
Desmond-Fish Public Library and Philipstown History
Virtual Trip on the Hudson River
Other Online Local History Resources
Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area
New York History Net (through 03.2017)
New York State Library Digital Collections