Remote Access for During the library’s closure, login to your library account to access Ancestry from home!  The link will be in your Account Summary.

Ancestry Library Edition
Search billions of historical documents, photographs, local narratives, oral histories, and more from the 1500s to the present.
Available only in our library. 

Heritage Quest Online
Search primary sources, local and family histories, city directories, U.S. Federal Census records from 1790-1940, and more.

Local Historical Newspapers
Historical newspapers are available for in-library use in both print and microfilm formats.

Skagit Valley Genealogical Society maintains a research collection housed inside Burlington Public Library. All materials are for in-library use only. For more information, please see the SVGS website.

Burlington Public Library and Skagit Valley Genealogical Society have partnered to provide educational genealogy programs. For upcoming programs, please see the calendar of events