The Library’s holdings include family history books; records of states, counties, and cities that composed the original 13 colonies*; Revolutionary War-period history books, biographies, pension applications, muster rolls, etc.; census records (available in various formats); and much more.
*Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, and Virginia.
Computers with Internet access are available for use by library patrons. These
computers offer free access to research sites, such as:
Ancestry.com (all available Federal Census records can be found here, plus countless other types of records).
Fold3.com (contains millions of scanned records from the National Archives, particularly military records).
Heritage Quest Online (some Federal Census records and a variety of other information)
New England Historic Genealogical Society Databases (New England vital records, cemetery transcriptions, will abstracts, etc.)
Accessible Archives (colonial newspapers, county histories)
The online catalog of the SAR Genealogical Library can be found: