107 NE Monroe Peoria, Illinois 61602-1070

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The Genealogical Collection

The Genealogical Collection includes indexes, bibliographies, magazines, books, microfiche, and microfilm.  Please check the library’s catalog for specific titles.  If we don’t have the specific title that you are looking for, remember that we can Inter-Library Loan most items through your Peoria Public Library card.

Ancestry.com is available in the library and Heritage Quest can be accessed in the library or remotely with your library card and PIN.


Please check the following sites for information about local cemeteries:

Area Cemeteries and Mausoleums