ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection

Wed., Oct. 28
Historical Black Newspapers provides information and perspectives that was excluded or marginalized in mainstream news sources. These newspapers include articles, obituaries, photos and editorials. Newspapers available through this resource include: Pittsburgh Courier, Philadelphia Tribune, Cleveland Call & Post and others.

Historic Pittsburgh

Fri., Apr. 1
Search U.S. Census Schedules for the City of Pittsburgh (1850-1880) and Allegheny City (1850-1870), view images of historic Pittsburgh maps and photographs.

Sanborn Digital Fire Insurance Maps 1867 - 1970 - Pennsylvania

Thu., Mar. 17
Sanborn fire insurance maps are the most frequently consulted maps in both public and academic libraries. Sanborn maps are valuable historical tools for urban specialists, social historians, architects, geographers, genealogists, local historians, planners, environmentalists and anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of American cities, towns, and neighborhoods.

HeritageQuest

Wed., Mar. 16
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. A comprehensive source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research.

Genealogy Connect

Wed., Mar. 16
This resource is available to CLP cardholders only. Multiple volume searching of 1500 reference works from Genealogical Publishing & Clearfield Companies. Sources include essential "how-to" works that help to build a good family tree; colonial period works identifying early American settlers and chronicling American immigration; royal and noble ancestry; histories and source records of Native American tribes.

FOLD3

Wed., Mar. 16
US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served, as well as access to naturalization records/indexes, city directories, historical newspapers and more.

Ancestry Library Edition

Wed., Mar. 16
Remote access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders through December 31, 2020 courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry. A comprehensive source of information for conducting genealogical and local history research.