History and Genealogy

Go to Ancestry Library Edition in library.Learn about your ancestors and trace your family tree with Ancestry Library Edition. For in-library use. Remote access temporarily available courtesy of Proquest!

Go to Canadian County Atlas Digital Project.The Canadian County Atlas Digital Project is a searchable database of the property owners’ names which appear on the township maps in the county atlases between 1874 and 1881.

Go to Historical Topographic Map Digitization Project.The Historical Topographic Map Digitization Project provides access to high-resolution map scans of early to mid-20th century Ontario. Project initiated by the Ontario Council of University Libraries (OCUL) Geo Community in 2014.

Go Digital Heritage Collection.The Petawawa Public Library Digital Heritage Collection records the stories of Petawawa and the surrounding communities.