Free Resources

Looking for some tips and guidance? We have a number of free subject guides, blog articles, and webinars that will help you navigate the challenging landscape of genealogy research in New York State. 


Kinship Books

Explore the largest publisher of transcribed New York records and other titles! Kinship Books has been in continuous operation for more than 50 years and is now under the care of the NYG&B.

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New Records Online

We're continually digitizing family history records that have never been online before, and adding them to our Online Records Platform. See what's new.

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