Lemont Public Library subscribes to the following databases. To access remotely, you will be prompted to enter your 14 digit Lemont Library card number. Due to licensing restrictions, some database services are limited to in-library use only (as indicated below).

Family History and Genealogy

Other Genealogy Websites

  • Lemont Area Historical Society and Museum – The Lemont Area Historical Society offers a significant collection of helpful resources for doing genealogical research on Lemont area families.
  • Family History and Genealogy – Historical and government records can help you trace your heritage and build your family tree.
  • Family Search – Search for your ancestors in millions of historical records. You can also search in the catalog, books, genealogies, and the Wiki.
  • The US GenWeb Project – The USGenWeb Project is a group of volunteers working together and having fun providing free online genealogy help and information for every U.S. state and county.




In observance of Memorial day, the Lemont Public Library will be closed Sunday, May 26th & Monday, May 27th. The AV & Book drops will not be available due to parking lot resurfacing. Fines will not accrue during the closing. The library will re-open Tuesday, May 28th at 9:00 AM.