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Genealogy at the Library

Barbara Becker dowsing graves

Genealogy librarian, Barbara Becker, demonstrates using dowsing rods in G.A.R. Cemetery.

The genealogy area is open for use during all regular library hours.

Patrons may use the materials in the genealogy department at any time the library is open.

For help with research, come during the hours the department is staffed.

A staff member is only available for research assistance during certain hours.

You are free to utilize any of the resources found in the genealogy department during regular library hours.

None of the resources are available for checkout.


Heritage Quest Login

Heritage Quest link

Patron ID is 'P' plus your six digit library card number.

Example: P123456

If your library card is fewer than six digits, just add the appropriate number of zeros at the end to make it six digits.

Heritage Quest is funded by Friends of the Miami Public Library



The genealogy area is staffed during these hours:

10:00 – 12:00, 1:00 - 5:00

9:00 – 12:00, 1:00 - 4:00

Wednesday and Thursday
10:00 – 12:00, 1:00 – 5:00

Miami Public Library. 200 N Main. Miami, Oklahoma 74354. All Rights Reserved.

Open 9 AM – 8 PM Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. 9 AM – 5 PM Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. 1 PM – 5 PM Sunday.

In sponsorship with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Oklahoma Department of Libraries.