History & Genealogy

Genealogy

Historical family photo

The library offers a wide variety of genealogy research tools to help you in discovering your family history.

Local History

West University Avenue photo

Looking for information on Gainesville and Alachua County history? The library has many tools to help you with your research.

Events

Information

Posted by: CarolineH
Honor our military this May by learning about the wars fought by the United States.
Posted by: CarolineH
February is Black History Month so begin the month by researching your African American heritage.
Posted by: GuyleneR
View this primary source video to hear the memories of our local heroes, the Hawthorne Veterans of American Legion Post 230 who served during eras including WWII, Korea & Vietnam