• Be the go-to for the Family Historian

    The Family Historian

    Genealogy connects people to their forebears, providing  a richer understanding of their context in history.   Give genealogical researchers the tools to find, explore, and understand family history with the following resources from Gale.

     As this pastime gains popularity and relevance, your library can be at the center of family discovery.


    Genealogy Connect

    Gale Genealogy Connect

    Help your genealogy enthusiasts and researchers make deeper connections while exploring their family roots.

    Designed to empower researchers, this advanced online tool instructs users in proper research methods, helping them organize and define goals to build the best possible family tree.

    Gale Genealogy Connect makes it easy for users to access genealogical content and discover the information most meaningful to their research.


    Gale Courses "Genealogy Basics" course

    For those who prefer an instructor-led approach to learning, the Genealogy Basics course offers a six-week session on where to look, whom to contact, and how to use research tools to begin an exciting and fascinating exploration of your roots.


    Biography and Genealogy Master Index

    A reference standard for libraries, Biography and Genealogy Master Index allows you to quickly determine where to find biographical material on people from all time periods, geographic locations, and fields of endeavor. By indexing current, easily accessible references sources, as well as important retrospective works, Biography and Genealogy Master Index is unquestionably the best place to begin your search for biographical information.