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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nebraska]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Archives and Libraries'''
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The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.  
 
The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.  
  
'''Nebraska State Historical Society<br>'''Department of Reference Services <br>1500 "R" Street <br>Lincoln, NE 68501 <br>Telephone: 402-471-3270 <br>Fax: 402-471-3100 <br>Internet:[http://www.nebraskahistory.org/ http://www.nebraskahistory.org]  
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==== Nebraska State Historical Society Library and Archives  ====
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Library/Archives<br>Nebraska State Historical Society<br>1500 "R" Street <br>Lincoln, NE 68501 <br>Telephone: 402-471-4751 <br>Fax: 402-471-3100 <br>Internet: [http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/index.shtml http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/index.shtml]  
  
 
Mailing Address: <br>P.O. Box 82554 <br>Lincoln, NE 68501  
 
Mailing Address: <br>P.O. Box 82554 <br>Lincoln, NE 68501  
  
The Department of Reference Services includes two divisions of particular interest to genealogists—the Library Division and the State Archives. The Library Division houses printed materials, whereas the State Archives maintains Nebraska government records, newspapers, and other historical documents.  
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:The Department of Reference Services includes two divisions of particular interest to genealogists—the Library Division and the State Archives. The Library Division houses printed materials, whereas the State Archives maintains Nebraska government records, newspapers, and other historical documents.
  
The state of [[Portal:Nebraska|Nebraska]] is actively microfilming records. Most of the state and many of the county records described in this outline are available on microfilm at the Nebraska State Historical Society. They cannot be borrowed by interlibrary loan, but most are available for purchase.  
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:The state of [[Nebraska|Nebraska]] is actively microfilming records. Most of the state and many of the county records described in this outline are available on microfilm at the Nebraska State Historical Society. They cannot be borrowed by interlibrary loan, but most are available for purchase.
  
A useful guide to records at the State Archives is ''A Guide to the Manuscript Division of the State Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society''(Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, 1974; Family History Library book 978.2 A3n No. 5; includes a 1983 supplement).  
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:A useful guide to records at the State Archives is ''A Guide to the Manuscript Division of the State Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society ''(Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, 1974); Family History Library book {{FHL|250731|title-id|disp=978.2 A3n No. 5; includes a 1983 supplement}}.
  
The Nebraska State Historical Society has also published a series of helpful leaflets describing genealogical sources in Nebraska. You can write to the society for copies.  
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:The Nebraska State Historical Society has also published a series of helpful leaflets describing genealogical sources in Nebraska. You can write to the society for copies.
  
'''National Archives—Central Plains Region<br>'''(Kansas City) <br>2312 East Bannister Road <br>Kansas City, MO 64131 <br>Telephone: 816-268-8000<br>E-mail Address: [mailto:kansascity.archives@nara.gov kansascity.archives@nara.gov]<br>Internet: http://www.archives.gov/central-plains/kansas-city/
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==== National Archives—Central Plains Region (Kansas City) ====
  
'''Nebraska State Genealogical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 5608 <br>Lincoln, NE 68505 <br>E-mail Address: [mailto:fitzfp@aol.com fitzfp@aol.com]<br>Internet:&nbsp;[http://www.nesgs.org/]<br>
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400 West Pershing Road<br>Kansas City, MO 64108<br>Telephone: 816-268-8000<br>Internet: http://www.archives.gov/central-plains/  
  
=== Nebraska Libraries ===
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==== Nebraska State Genealogical Society ====
  
The following provides a comprehensive list of websites for the libraries within Nebraska&nbsp;:  
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P.O. Box 5608 <br>Lincoln, NE 68505 <br>E-mail Address: [mailto:fitzfp@aol.com fitzfp@aol.com]<br>Internet: http://www.nesgs.org/
  
http://www.nlc.state.ne.us/
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=== Nebraska Libraries  ===
  
'''American Historical Society of Germans from Russia<br>'''631 "D" Street <br>Lincoln, NE 68502-1199 <br>Telephone: 402-474-3363 <br>Fax: 402-474-7229 <br>E-mail Address: [mailto:ahsgr@ahsgr.org ahsgr@ahsgr.org]<br>Internet: http://www.ahsgr.org/  
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The [http://www.nlc.state.ne.us/ Nebraska Library Commission] provides a comprehensive list of websites for the libraries within Nebraska.
  
To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Nebraska counties, use the seven inventories of county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. The Family History Library has copies of these.
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[http://www.ahsgr.org/ '''American Historical Society of Germans from Russia''']<br>631 "D" Street<br>Lincoln, Nebraska 68502-1199<br>Telephone: 402-474-3363
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[http://www.danishamericanarchive.com/ '''The Danish American Archive and Library''']<br>1738 Washington Street<br>Blair, Nebraska <br>Telephone: 402-426-7910<br>
  
=== Computer Networks and Bulletin Boards  ===
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:The collection consists of books, recordings, photographs, and unpublished written materials relating to the people of Danish extraction in North America.
  
Computers with modems can be useful tools for obtaining information from selected archives and libraries. In a way, computer networks themselves serve as a library. The Internet, certain computer bulletin boards, and commercial on-line services help family history researchers:
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:To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Nebraska counties, use the seven inventories of county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. The Family History Library has copies of these.
  
*Locate other researchers
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=== Nebraska Online Records  ===
*Post queries
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*Send and receive e-mail
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*Search large databases
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*Search computer libraries
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*Join in computer chat and lecture sessions
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You can find computerized research tips and information about ancestors from Nebraska in a variety of sources at local, state, national, and international levels. The list of sources is growing rapidly. Most of the information is available at no cost. You can use Internet search engines to help locate information.
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Addresses on the Internet change frequently. As of March 2007, the following sites are important gateways linking you to many more network and bulletin board sites:
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
=== USGenWeb  ===
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You can find computerized research tips and information about ancestors from Nebraska in a variety of sources at local, state, national, and international levels. The list of sources is growing rapidly. Most of the information is available at no cost. You can use Internet search engines to help locate information.  
 
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[http://www.usgenweb.com/]
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A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, bulletin boards, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.  
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=== RootsWeb  ===
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Addresses on the Internet change frequently. The following sites are important gateways linking you to many more sites:
  
[http://www.rootsweb.com/roots-l/usa/]
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*'''USGenWeb'''
  
A useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.  
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:This [http://usgenweb.org/ site] is a cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, bulletin boards, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.
  
For further details about using computer networks, bulletin boards, and news groups for family history research, see the [http://www.familysearchwiki.org/../united-states-research-outline United States Research Outline], 2nd ed., "Archives and Libraries" section.
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=== FamilySearch™  ===
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:[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ RootsWeb] is a useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/ www.familysearch.org]
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The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.

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Nebraska State Historical Society Library and Archives

Library/Archives
Nebraska State Historical Society
1500 "R" Street
Lincoln, NE 68501
Telephone: 402-471-4751
Fax: 402-471-3100
Internet: http://www.nebraskahistory.org/lib-arch/index.shtml

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 82554
Lincoln, NE 68501

The Department of Reference Services includes two divisions of particular interest to genealogists—the Library Division and the State Archives. The Library Division houses printed materials, whereas the State Archives maintains Nebraska government records, newspapers, and other historical documents.
The state of Nebraska is actively microfilming records. Most of the state and many of the county records described in this outline are available on microfilm at the Nebraska State Historical Society. They cannot be borrowed by interlibrary loan, but most are available for purchase.
A useful guide to records at the State Archives is A Guide to the Manuscript Division of the State Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society (Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, 1974); Family History Library book 978.2 A3n No. 5; includes a 1983 supplement.
The Nebraska State Historical Society has also published a series of helpful leaflets describing genealogical sources in Nebraska. You can write to the society for copies.

National Archives—Central Plains Region (Kansas City)

400 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108
Telephone: 816-268-8000
Internet: http://www.archives.gov/central-plains/

Nebraska State Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 5608
Lincoln, NE 68505
E-mail Address: fitzfp@aol.com
Internet: http://www.nesgs.org/

Nebraska Libraries

The Nebraska Library Commission provides a comprehensive list of websites for the libraries within Nebraska.

American Historical Society of Germans from Russia
631 "D" Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502-1199
Telephone: 402-474-3363

The Danish American Archive and Library
1738 Washington Street
Blair, Nebraska
Telephone: 402-426-7910

The collection consists of books, recordings, photographs, and unpublished written materials relating to the people of Danish extraction in North America.
To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Nebraska counties, use the seven inventories of county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. The Family History Library has copies of these.

Nebraska Online Records

links to online databases and indexes that may include vital records, biographies, cemeteries, censuses, histories, immigration records, land records, maps, military records, naturalizations, newspapers, obituaries, or probate records.

Web Sites

You can find computerized research tips and information about ancestors from Nebraska in a variety of sources at local, state, national, and international levels. The list of sources is growing rapidly. Most of the information is available at no cost. You can use Internet search engines to help locate information.

Addresses on the Internet change frequently. The following sites are important gateways linking you to many more sites:

  • USGenWeb
This site is a cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, bulletin boards, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.
  • RootsWeb
RootsWeb is a useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.
  • FamilySearch™
The Family History Library and family history centers have access to FamilySearch on the Internet. This is a good place to begin your research.


 

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