Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry library edition can be used in the library only. Ready to discover your family story? Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you. Find your ancestors' stories. Discover yours.

HeritageQuest® Online

HeritageQuest® Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources-rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.18th Century or 20th Century. European or Native American. Farm or Factory. East Coast or West Coast. Where does your American past begin?

Atlas of Historical County Boundaries

Atlas of Historical County Boundaries - Maps and text about the creation and all subsequent changes (dated to the day) in the size, shape, and location of every county in the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. The principal sources for these data are the most authoritative available: the session laws of the colonies, territories, and states that created and changed the counties.

Tips & Guides

Research Tips and Guides for Ancestry Library Edition and Heritage Quest Online.


Looking for African-related ancestry? Research names here with Afrigeneas.

Ancestry Library Edition Blog

Official Blog of Ancestry Library Edition.

Genealogy Resources on the Internet

Internet Genealogy Links to more Genealogy Resources (PDF) on the Web.

Tennessee State Library & Archives

Oodles more information and resources from the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society

The Blount County Genealogical and Historical Society meets Thursday mornings at the library. Member volunteers will help you start your research.

Blount County Courthouse

Visit the Blount County Local History and Genealogy Websites (PDF).