Located on the second floor of the library, our Local History & Genealogy Room features:

  • A microfilm reader with file saving, emailing, and printing capabilities

  • Microfilm copies of the Waterloo Courier (1959-present), Waterloo Times-Tribune (1901-1922), Waterloo City Directories (1873-1991), and more

  • A computer for genealogy research*

  • Local & historical articles, books, Waterloo City Directories (1950-present) and more

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Genealogy

Genealogy Databases

*Patrons who wish to conduct research on the computer or use the microfilm computer must present their library card.

*Ancestry.com is usually only accessible from within the Waterloo Public Library but is currently available from home.

Temporarily available from home
Temporarily available from home
Waterloo Public Library
415 Commercial Street
Waterloo, IA 50701
Circulation: 319.291.4480
Reference: 319.291.4476
Youth: 319.287.3976
askus@waterloopubliclibrary.org
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