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Genealogy and Family History: NV Research

A guide to assist those interested in starting a family history project.

Resources Available at the TMCC Library

The TMCC Library has several databases that will help with your genealogy research. These can be accessed from any computer in the library.

  • American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collections 1-5
  • AniMaps
  • Familysearch.org (We are a FamilySearch affiliate library, as such we have access to additional content beyond what you can access from home)
  • Gale Biography and Genealogy Master Index
  • New York Times Newspaper Archives

We also offer:

  • A strong genealogy collection in paper and eBook form
  • One on one appointments to help with your research
  • Copy Machines
  • Flatbed Scanners with stitching software
  • A free community borrowing card for those who live locally 
  • Guest computer access 
  • Interlibrary loans for students and faculty
  • Two Book Scanning machines
  • Coming soon: StoryCorps

Nevada: Government Agencies

Nevada Lineage Societies

Also, search Facebook and "like" the Nevada Society of Mayflower Descendants

Northern Nevada: Local Depository

Nevada's Involvement in the Civil War

Did your Nevada ancestor serve in the Civil War? If he/she did this bibliography might assist you with your research.

Nevada Genealogy: Books

If you are doing genealogical research on your Nevada ancestors, William Dollarhide's books will be of great value to you. These books are available through an Interlibrary Loan. See your local librarian for more information.