Ancestry Library Edition

*We are able to temporarily offer remote access to this resource that is usually only available from within the library. If you have difficulty signing in, please let us know. If you are at the library, please see the Reference Desk for help. Any computer in the library should be able to open the resource by going to: 

Access Ancestry from your home using the link below. You will need your Oak Bluffs library card number and 4-digit PIN.

Oak Bluffs Public Library Ancestry remote access

To re-set you PIN, use one of the following options:

The library has purchased a subscription to the Ancestry Library Edition website, a valuable resource for genealogy research. Over 5 billion names in approximately 3,400 databases, the website provides users with access to census, court, land, and many other records from the United States, Canada, and some European countries (including the UK).

*Usually, the website may only be accessed from inside the library, but as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are able to offer remote access until further notice. To access from within the library, continue to use the link above or ask the Reference Desk for help.

If you would like to learn more about how to use Ancestry Library Edition please refer to the help link on the Ancestry Library Edition website or speak with a librarian.