Genealogy Room at Mid-County Library

   
 
Please stop by the library and meet our Charlotte County Genealogical Society, Inc.
 volunteers who are there to help you research your family history.
Our volunteers are available Monday through Friday from 10 am to 4 pm.
 
Library Chair: Maureen Ashton-Schwartz
Co-chairs: Susan Laubengayer, Julia McIntyre
 
Contact us at 941-613-3162  
Mid-County Regional Library
2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd
Port Charlotte FL 33950 
 
 We are a Family History Center where you can view films ordered from FamilySearch.org 
 
We have 7,000 Genealogy reference items just waiting for you.
Below is a list of the Genealogy Databases available from the library.
 
Personal Interests
  • Ancestry.com Library Edition
    • For in-library use only
  • Generations Online
    • Generations Online is dedicated to enhancing communication among generations by promoting Internet access and literacy to elders.
  • Heritage Quest
    • provides libraries with a collection of research materials tracing family history. The Genealogy & Local History Collection contains over 25,000 digitized family and local history books, every word searchable. The page images and corresponding indexes for the entire U.S. Federal Censuses 1790-1930 are included.
  • MyHeritage
    • The MyHeritage Library Edition features over 8 billion primary historical records from the United States, Europe, and other regions, with coverage starting from the 16th century.
  • Rosetta Stone
    • Rosetta Stone Inc. provides cutting-edge interactive technology that is changing the way the world learns. The company’s proprietary language-learning techniques are acclaimed for their power to unlock the natural language-learning ability in everyone. (Requires a microphone for use, microphones are not available on library computers)
  • Zinio Digital Magazines
    • Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment.
 
We also have a shelf of books that can be checked out and read at home.
Visit the Genealogy Room often, and tell your friends about our group.
 
 
 
CLICK HERE to see the Library Volunteer Schedule.
 
CLICK HERE to search the Mid-County Regional Library catalog of books.