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to update your family tree,
find lost family members,
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Heritage Information

Go to HeritageQuest

More than 7.5 million pages from genealogical resources are included in this comprehensive database. Materials include published genealogies, local histories, cemetery lists, etc.

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Harrisburg Patriot-News

Patriot News - News Bank

Newsbank provides full-text access to the Harrisburg Patriot-News from 8/1/1986-present. The database provides basic and advanced searching and can be limited by date.

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Magazine & News Articles (Easily search thousands of newspaper articles)

Info Trac Newsstand

Search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, translate articles into 11 different languages, create email alerts, and customize your search options and results format. Produced by Thompson Gale.

Go to Newsstand Database