The Alberta Genealogical Society Edmonton Branch is a unique destination library for all family history researchers.
The library features over 6,000 items on family research, including family and local histories, "how-to" books, periodicals, topographical and historical maps, family history files, microfilm, microfiche, digital databases and more.
The library is staffed by volunteers who endeavour to help patrons with their queries and can provide suggestions to further research.
- Genealogy books for every Canadian province & territory as well as the USA, UK, and many European countries
- Maps, atlases & gazetteers, both domestic and international, to help locate ancestors
- Genealogy magazines – Canada, USA and more
- Alberta indexes: vital statistics 1870-1905; newspaper notices of births, marriages, deaths, legal notices, etc.; cemetery transcriptions, amongst others
- Family histories submitted by members and others
- And more!
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As documents and records continue to be digitized in Alberta and worldwide, we are working to bring more digital resources to our members.
Whether in our library or from home, we have several subscription-based and AGS-owned research databases available, including:
- FamilySearch Affiliate Library
- Ancestry Library Edition
- Homestead Records and more