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Piece together your family puzzle with help from Helen Plum Library.

Our Collection

Helen Plum Library's Genealogy Collection includes local newspapers on microfilm, books, periodicals, passenger lists and other directories and indexes. Our Local History Collection contains items of interest to Lombard area genealogists.

Genealogy Club

The Helen Plum Library Genealogy Club meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 7pm. Our meetings are held in the Library's Auditorium and are open to everyone. Please visit our calendar to see upcoming programs.

Contact Us

David Gogo,
Genealogy Librarian

(630) 627-0316 ext. 226

Online Resources

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In-library use only.

A New England Historic Genealogical Society’s award-winning website, this is the online repository for 1 billion + searchable names from America and beyond.

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*Home access temporarily available. The world’s largest online family history resource offering instant access to hundreds of years of history in millions of documents and photos from all over the world.

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HeritageQuest logo

An essential collection of sources with coverage dating back to the 1700s, that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

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