Family History Research Goes Beyond Borders with International Content in HeritageQuest Online
“[F]amily history enthusiasts and genealogical experts around the world will have access to more than two billion new records in HeritageQuest® Online. This popular and authoritative resource—powered by Ancestry and distributed by ProQuest—is one of the largest genealogical databases available to libraries and will include records from more than 60 countries. … Appealing to libraries and researchers worldwide, the new content includes:
More than one billion birth, baptism, marriage, death and census records from the US, Canada, Europe, Africa, and Asia
- 915 million US public records, including the Social Security Death Index
- 133 million cemetery indexes from the US, Canada, Europe and Australia
- More than 7 million names identified in a new map collection
- 600,000 images from the Library of Congress Photo Collection, 1840-2000″–From the website.