Handout: “5 Steps to Getting Started with Genealogy”
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Handout: “5 Steps to Getting Started with Local History”
The Digital Library of Georgia provides access to dozens of genealogical collections in Georgia. These collections include:
Find unique and varied treasures in distinctive and carefully curated collections in Georgia’s public libraries.
Through GALILEO, Georgia’s Virtual Library, you have access to census collections, vital records and other genealogy documents.[Visit your local public library for login information]
Featured GALILEO resources:
Georgia’s Virtual Vault
Your portal to some of Georgia’s most important historical documents, from 1733 to the present.
Georgia Historic Newspapers
A free and open archive of digitized historical newspapers from around the state.
Georgia Historical Society
Home of the oldest and most distinguished collection of materials related exclusively to Georgia history.
Many public libraries around the state are home to unique historic collections that highlight the history of local communities. Contact and visit them for more information.