The Public Library has an extensive collection of genealogy materials to assist with family history research.
Online Genealogy Resources
The Public Library provides to several genealogy databases and resources that can be accessed using your library card.
Local Newspapers and Microfilm Records
The library offers various newspapers on microfilm dating back to the 1820s. To search for an obituary, please use the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Library Obituary Index online. You can further your research by accessing the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Library Genealogy Book Index. You may use our microfilm reader/printer to view the obituary. If you need help, our staff can assist you. You can also request a photocopy of obituary records and genealogy books.