Library Closed through April 8

Due to an abundance of caution and the Governor’s stay-at-home order, all Palatine Public Library District facilities will remain closed through April 8. Please do not return your Library materials until the Library reopens. There will not be any late penalties. Watch the website and social media for updates.

Databases

Database Type
A B C D E F G H I L M N P R S T V W

Access Newspaper Archive

400 years of family history, small-town events, world news and more. A great resource genealogy or historical research.

In library use only.

Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogy research tool, including census records, military records, probate records, directories, and more.

In library use only.

Ancestry.com

Access to approximately 12.7 billion genealogy records, including census records, military records, probate records, directories, and more.

In library use only. Please see a staff member to login.

Fold3.com

Access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

In Library use only. Please see a staff member to login. 

Newspapers.com

Access to 3400 U.S. newspapers from the 1700s-2000s.

In Library use only. Please see a staff member to login.