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Kenton County Public Library Resources

Resources from Kenton County Public Library


The following websites focus on Genealogy and can be accessed through the Kenton County Public Library. 


The eMedia section includes links to Kenton County Public Library e-resources such as Audiobooks, eBooks, and more. 

Research & Learning

Research & Learning includes many options for help with topics such as Business, Culture, and more.

Here are just some of the options available, with a brief summary of the information they hold. You must have a KCPL Library Card to access these resources, so I did not include direct links below. Instead, use the Research & Learning link. 

America's Obituaries and Death Notices: Records from more than 3900 newspapers nationwide, making them available through one fully searchable database. This comprehensive resource features nearly 63 million listings—this is about 90% of all recent obituaries and death notices published in the United States.

Archives Unlimited: Includes Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia, also included are County and Regional Histories & Atlases for OH, PA, & IN.

Birds of North America:  Instant access to in-depth information on more than 700 bird species.

Creativebug: Learn arts and crafts skills with project DIY videos.

Digital Public Library of America: Search library and museum collections from across the country.

Fold3: Fold3 features millions of documents, most never before available on the Internet spanning a time period time period from the early colonial settlements through the late 1900s.

Gale Courses: Access to  over 300 online instructor led courses for lifelong learning. Many options and they are all free to take! 

Legal Forms: A wide selection of state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms across the most popular legal areas.