Biography, Genealogy, and Newspaper Databases

Ancestry -Library Edition

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Find census, birth, marriage and death records. Access photos, newspapers, historical stories and maps. (No home access.)

Biography Reference Center

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Comprehensive collection of 450,000 or more biographical profiles. Password from library or Nebraska ID needed.

My Heritage -Library Edition

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Trace your family history through global genealogy resources. Password from library or Nebraska ID needed. 

NewsBank - Access World News

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Explore and stay informed on local, national and international topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources from around the world to around the corner, including [insert local title if applicable]. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.  Library Card required to access.

NewsBank - Omaha World Herald

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The Omaha World Herald Collection: Search 35 years of Nebraska history with The Omaha World Herald Collection. Coverage from 1983 through current. Explore current and archived issues of The Omaha World Herald with full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online. Learn how to access full-color pages with the guide here. Library Card required to access.

NewsBank - Papillion Times

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The Papillion Times (text only) with some coverage dated back to 2009 through the present.  Library Card required to access.