During this time of change in the world and our everyday lives due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Library is offering "temporary" access to our Ancestry Library Edition to be used in the comfort of your own home. Family research provides a great opportunity to connect with your loved ones and familyResearch your family tree, learn about your heritage, and enjoy some time learning a bit of history of your own self. To access, just click on the image below., the world's largest online family history resource, major categories of records include U.S. Federal Census 1790-1930; the U.S. Immigration Collection; the New York Petitions for Naturalization Index; Birth, Marriage and Death Records; the U.K. and Ireland Collection, and much more.