Fort Myers Regional Library Genealogy Department Shelf List

 

The Genealogy Department Shelf List at the Fort Myers Regional Library, 2450 First Street, Fort Myers, Florida, is presented as a service to library patrons and to distant researchers. These pages provide a full listing of genealogy resources available for your use at the Fort Myers Regional Library.  The collection holds as of 3 May 2014, a total of 9,895 items of genealogical reference.
 
Our basic Genealogy Shelf List categories include: General Reference (001 through 899), Geography (901.9 through 917.8), Family Histories (929.2), General Genealogy Reference (920 through 929.9, excluding 929.2 Family Histories), United States and World History (940 through 999), Individual State Reference Books and International Reference Books. We have further categorized our collection which includes the above books as well as periodical articles that have been preserved. Step-by-step instructions showing you how to use our search feature can be found in our Public Downloads area and by clicking here.
 
At times you will see "n.c.d." used in a book description.  This abbreviation stands for "no copyright date."
 
Use the handy Genealogy Collection/Study Guide/Map to assist you with locating materials in the Fort Myers Regional Library.
 
Step-by-step instructions:
  1. Using the Search Function for the Genealogy Collection at the downtown Fort Myers Regional Library can be found by clicking here.
  2. Printing from your personal laptop when visiting any of the branches of the Lee County Public Library System can be found by clicking here.
 Don't forget to check out the library's separate listing for their Electronic Resources for your genealogy research. 
 
Have a comment for the Lee County Library System?  Click here to download a Patron Comment Form.
 
 
This shelf list is for personal use only.
Reproduction of this list for commercial use is strictly prohibited.
 
Select Filter:

Adoption
African American
Archives - Libraries
Bible Records
Birth
CD Collection
Cemetery Records
Census Records
Church Records
Court Records
Death
Dictionary/Encyclopedia
Directories
DNA
Education - School
Estates
Family Histories
Family Records
Fraternal Society
Genealogy Reference
General Reference
Geography
Heraldry
Hispanic
Huguenot
Immigration - Emigration
Industry
Internet
Jewish Research
Land Records
Lineage Societies
Loyalists
Maps - Atlas - Gazetteer
Marriage
Mayflower
Microfilm
Migration
Military - War
Native Americans
Naturalization
Newspapers
Obituaries
Occupations
Pension
Periodicals
Probate Records
Quaker
Religion
Taxes - Tax Lists
Town - City Records
Transportation
US History
Vital Records
Wills
World History
Writing Family History
Youth Genealogy

If you determine that a reference material in the collection could be classified in additional categories, please email us with your suggestions.