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Use Ancestry Library Edition at Home!

Published on Fri, 03/20/2020 - 03:15pm
Use Ancestry Library Edition at Home!

Ancestry recently announced that it will generously allow public libraries to give their customers remote access to Ancestry Library Edition through the end of March 2021! This means that all customers with a current MCPL Access Pass (Library card) can now use Ancestry to work on their genealogy projects at home! To do this, you must access Ancestry Library Edition through MCPL’s website, and log in with your card number, just like you would for any of the other remotely accessible online resources.

In addition to Ancestry Library Edition, there are many other genealogy resources that you can access from home! See a complete list of the Library’s online genealogy resources here. For assistance using any of MCPL’s online resources, email

Happy Researching!

Cheryl L.
Midwest Genealogy Center


I will I to get a new card.

From Ruth Joan Cox (not verified)
Sat, 04/25/2020 - 07:45pm

Hello! If you're having problems accessing your library account you can email to ask for help recovering your card number. We will be happy to help you!

Barbara W.

Electronic Resources

From Barbara Waliczek
Mon, 04/27/2020 - 11:33am

How do I update my card on line?

From Helen Moore (not verified)
Wed, 05/20/2020 - 01:53pm

Hello! To update your account information, please email to let us know what you would like to change. We will be happy to help!

Barbara W.

Electronic Resources Department

From Barbara Waliczek
Thu, 05/21/2020 - 09:13am

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