History & 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.



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Rumrunners and Moonshiners is about Old Florida and its illegal production of liquor.
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Experience the Life and Legacy of A. Quinn Jones: Touring Exhibit at the Cone Park Branch Library during the month of February.
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Explore your unique genealogy with the best resources available.