Library Resources

Come check out our great resources at the Santa Clara Library…
More than just books  (but we have those too)

Local History and Genealogy Reference Librarian

Reference Librarian

For Local History and Genealogy
Free one-on-one genealogy assistance work area

Genealogy Consultants

Free! One-on-one help schedule
Access to Databases

Genealogy Databases, FindMyPast, and AmericanAncestors
Early Settler Files - Compiled Genealogies

Compiled Genealogies

Early Settler File index


Periodicals page
Reference Book Collection


Genealogy, local history, atlases, journals and more. library catalog
Microfilm and Microfiche

Microfilm and Microfiche

Microfilm inventory listing
sample file contents

Local History Files

Santa Clara City & County - clippings, biographies, photos here
High Quality Scanner

High Quality Scanners

Upstairs in the Heritage Pavilion
Digital Microfilm Reader

Digital Microfilm Reader

Upstairs in the Heritage Pavilion