Access the following resources for assistance with genealogy related matters:

(Library offered databases are a reliable and authoritative source provided for your use by the Rio Rancho Public Library and/or the New Mexico State Library.)

  • Ancestry Library Edition
    Ancestry Library Edition is only available on computers within the library.
    Look for the flag icon on the public access computers.
    This massive database has images of more than seven billion documents, registers and indexes, including censuses from the U.S. and many other nations, vital records, military records, immigration lists, school yearbooks, city directories, church histories, and land records. It also has how-to guides, searching tools, ways to share with others, blank charts and forms, dictionaries, maps, pictures, and stories.

(It is the responsibility of everyone to use the most reliable and authoritative web sources possible. The websites below are not affiliated with the Library, but are reputable.)

  • FamilySearch
    This free LDS site has the largest collection of family history, family tree, and genealogy records in the world.