Not all genealogy products will be available remotely. This page represents what is currently available remotely while the library is closed. Please check the website regularly for updates. If you are having issues with your library card or cannot access a database, please use the Ask Us a Question form.
Now available remotely through June 2020
Plymouth residents need to log in using their library card and pin number at the link. With over 1.2 billion records in over 3,000 databases, Ancestry is the most comprehensive online source of information for genealogy and local history.
Family Search is a genealogy organization operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It was previously known as the Genealogical Society of Utah and is the largest genealogy organization in the world. Family Search also has extensive research support and helps, especially for the beginner.
Michigan Newspapers – Library of Michigan – Contains links to Michigan Newspaper finding aids for news or obituaries by City and County, a list of newspaper holdings on microfilm, newspaper family histories and other newspaper resources. Other newspapers can be found on the Newspapers and Periodicals page.
MyHeritage Library Edition – Access billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and other resources in thousands of databases that span /the past five centuries.
The Archives of Michigan is responsible for preserving the records of Michigan government and other public institutions. The collections also include documents, maps, photographs and film from private individuals and organizations.