Library Volunteers staff the Genealogical Section. Check the
Library Volunteer Calendar for Staffing times.
***during the covid virus and the closure of the T.O. library you will find the calendar empty.***
The Society maintains the Genealogical Section in the southeast corner of the Grant R. Brimhall (Thousand Oaks) Library at 1401 E. Janss Rd. Thousand Oaks, CA. There are books and periodicals for all the states, 17 shelves of family histories, and many international publications.
The following major genealogical subscription sites are available online at the library at no cost:
Ancestry Library Edition
Los Angeles Times 1881-.
New England Historic Genealogical Society
Gale Genealogy Connect
Our genealogical collection includes over 6,000 books on the following topics:
General reference and "How to"
Ethnic - Native American, American Jewish, Afro-American
U S States - including a complete set of Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War
European countries - especially German and Irish resources, and the Domesday Books of England
Special Collection of Rare Books
The Standring Collection: Extremely Rare Books for British Isles Research
We also have over 370 genealogical periodical titles, microfilms and microfiche, audio tapes, and CD-ROM disks.