Family tree

New series coming summer 2017

Every family has a story. What’s yours? Learn tips and tricks to uncover your family’s history, and dig into the wealth of resources available to you as a local resident and library member


The Midland Public Library is home to a large selection of local history & genealogical materials, which can be used in-house, including:

  • Local directories
  • Obituaries
  • Local newspapers
  • Local cemetery transcriptions
  • Available voters lists
  • Maps
  • Local Authors
  • Published local histories & more. –The library edition is available to use in the library, at no cost. It is a great source for census, birth, marriage and death records.

Midland Public Library has been a proud member of the Ontario Genealogical Society for 30 years. They offer a variety of resources and events that may be of interest.

If you need help with other forms of research, please contact the staff at the library any time at (705) 526-4216 ext. 3304 or send your inquiry to