Which KCLS libraries have genealogy materials? 

Our Auburn and Bellevue Libraries have genealogy collections.

Auburn Library


The Auburn Library is home to a collection donated by the South King County Genealogical Society (SKCGS).

View complete indexes of the collection on SKGCS’ website.


Get genealogical research help from SKCGS volunteers on first and second Wednesdays and Saturdays of every month, from 1pm - 3pm.

Volunteers have expertise in:

  • Research methods
  • Print resources
  • Databases such as Ancestry

Contact Auburn Library staff for current volunteer availability.

Bellevue Library


The Bellevue Library houses a collection donated by the Eastside Genealogical Society.

The collection includes:

  • A wide variety of indexes
  • Regional genealogies and histories
  • Some marriage and cemetery records
  • Lists of passengers and immigrants
  • About 30 periodical titles


Get research help from Eastside Genealogical Society volunteers on first and fifth Tuesday evenings of every month, and on Wednesday afternoons.

Contact Bellevue Library staff for current volunteer availability.