The Metcalfe County Public Library has a variety of resources available for genealogy research. In additional to our local collections, we also offer the following databases:
Available on library computers.
Edmonton Herald News (1953-1986)
Herald News (1986-2000)
Metcalfe County News (1981-1981)
The Community History Archives are user friendly, and easy to learn. Patrons can browse, search, view, clip and share articles, headlines, pages, and stories recorded in the pages of the community newspaper. Just type a search and hit “enter” or browse to a specific year, month, day or page in any (or all) publications contained in the archive.
Various years of Edmonton High School & Metcalfe County High School are available.
• Family histories
• Cemetery records
• County histories
• Beginning genealogy books
• Birth, death, and marriage records