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MyHeritage Library Edition (available remotely)

Now available at all 20 branches and remotely! Access historical documents, photos, and other resources that span the past five centuries. MyHeritage Library Edition has more than 9 billion historical records from the US, Europe, Latin America, and other areas.  It also gives you access to the US federal census (with images) from 1790-1940 as well as the census of England and Wales (with images) from 1841-1901.  Types of records include birth, death, marriage, immigration, military, and tombstone records.

North Side Journal

Searchable full text coverage of local news and community-submitted content from North County, including births, engagements, and community events. Falls under the Suburban Journals of Greater Saint Louis. Includes access from 2004 to 2008. 

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, and Law (HeinOnline)

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, and Law brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. You can also find every English-language legal commentary on slavery published before 1920, more than a thousand pamphlets and books on slavery from the 19th century, and many modern histories of slavery. For remote access, enter St. Louis County Library as your institution's name. Click here for an online research help guide.

South County Journal

Searchable full text coverage of local news and community-submitted content from South County, including births, engagements, and community events. Falls under the Suburban Journals of Greater Saint Louis. Includes access from 2004 to 2013.

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