There are many excellent resources outside KPL’s collection. Those in the immediate area include:
There are several excellent genealogical research collections within three hours drive of Kalamazoo, including:
There are many outstanding genealogical resources available on the Internet. An excellent way to start finding them is to browse through Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet, which organizes the links into categories. Two useful printed guides to on-line sources are Discover Your Family History Online: A Step-By-Step Guide to Starting Your Genealogy Search, by Nancy Hendrickson , 2012, and Genealogy Online , by Elizabeth Powell Crowe, 2011.
Links to many other useful web-sites can be found on the Library’s genealogy topic guide.