In response to COVID-19, the Church History Library is closed to the public until further notice.
In this post, Church history specialist Jennifer Barkdull takes us on a tour of Church History Library collections about Emmeline B. Wells, the fifth General President of the Relief Society.
We’ve brought together several popular series of related posts from The Historical Record, the Church History Library’s blog, in one convenient location. These include our “Recently Digitized” and “Top Five Reference Questions” series, among others.
Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians. Know what we know—find it in our research guides!
The library holds millions of original, authoritative records that will help bring your family’s story to life.
This database is a compilation of names of individuals and families obtained from reliable sources of individuals who immigrated to Utah in 300 wagon and handcart companies between 1847 and 1868.
Discover a wealth of information about nearly 40,000 missionaries who served from 1830 to 1930.
This new exhibit, available online and at the Church History Library, tells the story of the restoration of the Church of Jesus Christ through some of its most treasured documents.
We acquire materials from around the world containing information about what it means to be a Latter-day Saint.
Learn how we care for our collections, and get tips on how to safely preserve your own treasures.
Patrons who use the library’s reading room and digital assets are required to complete a registration process.