HeritageQuest provides online and film products including census records, for genealogy and family history research.
This essential collection of unique material is for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. Use HeritageQuest to find your ancestors, trace their paths across America, and learn what life was like in the areas where they settled.
Of interest to those researching local history and family histories, it includes U.S. Federal Census records from 1790 thru 1940; 25,000+ family and local history books (every word searchable); the PERiodical Source Index/PERSIT (a comprehensive subject index covering more than 6,500 genealogy & local history periodicals); and Revolutionary War Pension & Bounty Land Warrant Application Files.
Access: home, library and school campus, state government
More Proquest Databases
- Ancestry Library
- Proquest Congressional/ Statistical
- Sanborn Maps
- SIRS Discoverer (grades K-8)
- SIRS Issues Researcher (grades 6-12)
- U.S. Major Dailies
Download and print this PDF file for a listing of electronic resources made available to South Dakota.
SDSL Electronic Resources Quick Guide
SDSL E-Resources Quick Guide is a reminder of which features are in which e-resources for which age group.
Updated February 2017
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