Genealogy

The Jasper-Dubois County Public Library has a variety of resources to help you with your Genealogy projects and research. Patrons have access to convenient online databases and digitized newspapers and a massive collection of print materials. Online resources are available through all of our libraries. Contact our Reference/Genealogy Librarian for any questions you may have. 

Online Resources

Ancestry.com

The world’s largest on-line resource for family history with more than 2.5 million paying subscribers across all family history sites.

Available only in library.

Visit ancestry.com

MyHeritage

MyHeritage is the leading destination to discover, share and preserve your family history and empowers families with an easy way to share their story, past and present, and treasure it for generations to come.

Accessible outside the library with a valid library card.

Visit MyHeritage

Newspapers.com

Search all of the Indiana newspapers online with Newspapers.com including the Dubois County Herald.

Available only in library.

Visit Newspapers.com

Yearbooks

Access Yearbooks digitally from:

Jasper High School (1937-2014)

Forest Park High School (1953-2017)

Northeast Dubois High School (1945-2014)

*We also have some print yearbooks that are available for viewing

Print Resources

The Jasper-Dubois County Public Library offers a variety of print resources for genealogists. There are more than 1,400 volumes in the collection, nearly 900 of which are Indiana books. Of the Indiana books, 765 are specific to counties throughout the state and 385 of those are specific to Dubois County and its cities, churches, and cemeteries. 

Programs

Our libraries do offer Genealogy Assistance meetings throughout the year along with other special programs. These dates are available on our event calendar or by contacting the library.

If you would like further assistance, please contact our Genealogy and Reference Librarian