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Library is Trialing “Ancestry Library Edition”

This entry was posted on Thursday, March 19th, 2015

ancestryThe College of Charleston is trialing Ancestry Library Edition.

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition is a new genealogy research tool created for the library market and provides patrons instant access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. With more than 1.5 billion names in over 4,000 databases, Ancestry Library Edition includes records from the United States Census; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists and more! These collections are continuously expanding, with new content added every business day.

Trial ends April 12, 2015.

To access this trial, go to

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For questions contact:

Martha Thompson
Collection Development
College of Charleston Libraries
Charleston, SC  29424


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