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About Ancestry Library

Ancestry Library is the world's most popular online genealogy resource. Ancestry™ Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more in 7,000 unique databases.

Ancestry Library is funded by the Wyoming State Library for in library use only, but has been made available for remote access through March 31, 2021 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Fiscal Year Sessions Searches Citation/Images Text
FY21   8,433 144,144 25,292  68,207
FY20   7,012 129,806 63,680  87,215
FY19 19,937 127,824 53,344  96,832


  8,181 228,128 51,527 125,898
FY17   7,441 312,597 49,589 172,785
  • Citation/Image counts are for any view of a scanned image such as a Census page.
  • Text counts are counts for anything that doesn't include an original document, such as OCR'd documents, compiled indexes, etc.

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