Genealogy & Local History

White Like Her: My Family’s Story of Race & Racial Passing

Sunday, November 19, 2-3:30 pm Mystery author, Gail Lukasik, will discuss her book White Like Her, as well as her ...
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Online Genealogy Library Resources:

Ancestry Library Edition

Available In Library Only!


Access to military records.

Heritage Quest

Search genealogical documents

Illinois Digital Archives

Digital archives of local and regional history.

Additional Online Resources:

Family Search

Find A Grave

McHenry County Genealogical Society

Illinois Genealogical Society

Local History Collection:

Items in our local history collection include Cary-Grove High School yearbooks (years 1968, 1972-present), Cary veteran photo compilation, Cary Garden Club records, Cary Cemetary gravestone photos, and more.