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Alameda County Library

Genealogy: Genealogy

Hunt for your roots with these excellent sources.


Library Online Resources

Genealogy is a hunt to answer every question you have ever had about your family and family history. Perhaps you've thought of starting to write your family history. Or maybe you think it's time for the family historian to start filling in a few branches on the family tree. The Library and the Web have many resources to help with your family history project.

Haines Directory

The Fremont Main Library 510-745-1444 has the Haines East Bay/Southern Alameda County Criss-Cross Directory. The Albany Branch 510-526-3720 has the Haines Oakland City & Suburban Criss-Cross Directory. We will look up 3 addresses or phone numbers for you over the telephone.

There are also a number of telephone directories available on the Internet such as, and The Ultimate Directory (InfoSpace).