About this guide
These guides are designed to help the beginning family researcher. Please call (225) 763-2283 or visit with the genealogy staff for help if you have questions about your particular research.
RootsTech 2014 Conference Highlights
The annual RootsTech genealogy conference was held in February 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. You can view video highlights from the conference, including a keynote address by Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond, at the following link:
New African American Guides and Newspaper databases are available!
Go to the new Digital Library link and Search by subject (Genealogy) or find the link in the A to Z guide.
9am to 9pm Monday -Thursday
9am to 6pm Friday/Saturday
2pm to 6pm Sunday
About the Collection
The Bluebonnet Genealogy Collection focuses on Louisiana and surrounding states and includes:
Microfilm: City directories, plantation records, slave ship manifest, legal proceedings, church records, soundex census, passenger records.
Print Resources: Books, journals, newsletters, local histories, genealogies.
Electronic Resources: Fold3, Ancestry.com Library edition, Heritage Quest, CDs, and Internet resources.