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Get help with genealogy:

With a genealogist on staff, regular meetups and networking, plus online and print resources, Schaumburg Township District Library can help you out with your family research.

Our informal Genealogy Gathering happens at 7:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. Perfect for beginners or more advanced genealogy researchers, these free events feature renowned speakers with expert advice, break-out groups focusing on specific nationalities and attendees happy to share their experience and knowledge. Join us!

Genealogy Research Tools

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Research your family history with primary documents from the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I and World War II.

FamilySearch

View genealogical records from a database maintained by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Creation of a free personal account is required. Schaumburg Library is a FamilySearch affiliate. Some content is restricted and available for in-Library use only.

More Resources

Cook County Clerk's Office

The Cook County Clerk offers access to historical vital records from Cook County, Illinois through its website, including birth certificates 75 years or older, marriage licenses 50 years or older and death certificates 20 years or older.