Genealogy

Databases
Ancestry Library Edition (from within the Library only)
Census records and images, birth, marriage, and death records, military and immigration records are available in this library resource from Ancestry.com. Thousands of databases, posted or updated regularly.

HeritageQuest
HeritageQuest combines U.S. federal census records resources with full-text genealogy and local history collections.

African American Heritage

Links
American College of Heraldry
Cyndi's List
Ellis-Island Online
FamilySearch
National Archives
RootsWeb
Social Security Death Index (Powered by FamilySearch)
USGenWeb
United States Vital Records Information

Rhode Island Resources
Rhode Island Genealogical Society
Rhode Island Cemetery Database
RI Dept of Health Dept. of Vital Records (how to order birth, death and marriage records)