Genealogical Research at the New York Public Library

Duration: 
60 minutes

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Join Philip Sutton - a Librarian in the Paul and Irma Milstein Division of U.S. History, Local History, and Genealogy - as he outlines the various ways you can use the New York Public Library's Stephen A. Schwarzman Building to research your family history. 

In this webinar, Philip covers:

  • Basic information about the library
  • Its genealogy collection (including online resources)
  • How to access the various collections
  • How to best prepare for a research trip to library
  • A tour of the library's website, including how to use the research catalog and archive search engine

The accompanying handout can be downloaded in PDF form here