Genealogy Research

HeritageQuest –Billions of records ready to reveal your family’s story. Free access with your BAPL card.

Lehigh County Historical Society— One of the largest historical societies in America, right here in the Lehigh Valley

Ancestry.com — Full access requires an individual subscription

Ancestry Library Edition

FamilySearch.org  — Free Family History and Genealogy Records

Find-a-grave  — Millions of Cemetery Records from around the world, free to use.

Morning Call Obituary Index at the Allentown Public Library

Newspapers.com — Library Edition — Search full-text of historical PA newspapers.

Northampton County Historical and Genealogical Society — Visit the Sigal Museum in person or online for a wealth of local genealogical resources

Did you know you can book a librarian at BAPL for research assistance?