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When you come to the Eugene Family History Center you will have free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions including and others.

Family history center consultants can help you access these premium family history services.

Premium Family History Website Descriptions

The 19th Century British Library Newspapers digital archive

This fully searchable database of the British Library's newspaper holdings provides a complete run of 48 national and regional Victorian British newspapers for the 19th century from 1800 to 1900. These support the study of colonial history, genealogical research, politics, urban studies, and media courses.

Alexander Street Press, American Civil War

Research Data: Contains indexed, searchable information on over 4 million soldiers and thousands of battles, together with 15,000 photographs.

Letters and Diaries: Contains approximately 100,000 indexed pages of diaries, letters, and memoirs, including 4,000 pages of previously unpublished manuscripts, such as the letters of Amos Wood and his wife and the diary of Maryland planter William Claytor.

Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera: Provides a vivid history of the American Civil War with over 1,400 images.

Social and Cultural History: Personal accounts of well-known historical figures.

Women and Social Movements in the United States: Organized around the history of women in social movements in the United States between 1600 and 2000 A.D.


Created by the expert staff at the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS), it provides access to the nation's leading resource for the highest-quality, comprehensive family history services. Access millions of exclusive and sought-after records online.

Ancestry gives you access to thousands of collections of records from around the world, including immigration, census, voter, vital, and military records; newspapers and periodicals; family trees; photos and images; directories, maps, court records, land records, wills and financial records, stories, memories, and histories; and detailed records about births, marriages, deaths, land ownership, and much more. It is the largest for-profit genealogy company in the world.

ArkivDigital Online

ArkivDigital is the largest private provider of Swedish Church Records and other historical records online. All images are newly photographed color images of the original documents.


The online family history network for those who have New Zealand roots.


Makes it easy to research your UK ancestry. Search census records, and trace births, marriages, and deaths to bring your family history to life. (Please note that not all of the content from findmypast is available in family history centers).

1911 British Census - The 1911 UK Census is a record of everyone who lived in England and Wales in 1911. It provides a unique snapshot of the lives of those who lived at that time.

Fold3 (formerly

Search or browse millions of historical documents and photos. Focused on gathering the best online collection of military records and stories.


With 3 billion referenced individuals and 600,000 trees online, is dedicated to genealogy in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Germany.

Kinpoint Premium

Designed to make it easier for you to do your family history by letting you see what to work on at a glance, quickly find missing information in your family tree, and discover insights into the lives of your ancestors.

MyHeritage - Library Edition

Used by millions of people worldwide to help research family history, build a family tree, and add photos, historical records, and more.

Paper Trail

Provides access to 19th-century westward American migration documents.


Find new research opportunities on descendant lines in Family Tree.

(List current as of 1 Feb 2019)