HeritageQuestOnline Census records, family and local history books, Revolutionary War records, Freedman’s Bank, U.S. Serial Set, and more. It is available from your home computer with a valid library card.Click this link, if you are in one of our libraries to login without a card.
Ancestry.com Library Edition Contains census, vital, church, military, court, and immigration records. This database can only be accessed by using a computer at any of the five branches of the Charlestown-Clark County Public Library.
Indiana Memory Created by Indiana State Library to bring together original source documents of the history of Indiana. There are collections from various groups, libraries, and organizations around Indiana. Read more aboutthis library’s collectionson Indiana Memory.
Hoosier State Chronicles Operated by the Indiana State Library. They provide free, online access to high quality digital images of Indiana’s historic newspapers.
U.S. 1940 Census The 1940 census records were released by the US National Archives 2 April 2012. Full, free access to the 1940 census images, 1940 census maps, and descriptions.
Family Search A nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations.
Indiana Marriage Database 1993-present Search for publicly accessible information about marriage licenses issued in Indiana. This database contains many—but not all—marriage records from 1993 to the present.
Rootsweb A free genealogy community powered by Ancestry.com.
Indiana Historical Bureau
The IHB provides publications, programs, and other opportunities for Indiana citizens to learn and teach about the history of their communities, the state of Indiana, and their relationships to the nation and the world. The IHB also administers the Indiana Historical Marker Program.