This guide lists some Oberlin College Library materials that may be useful with your genealogy research.
Main Reference CS49.T46 1988
Dictionary of American family names [OBIS record]
Main Reference CS2485 .D53 2003 (3 volume set)
County courthouse book [OBIS record]
Main Library KF8700.A19B46 1990
Obituaries : A guide to sources [OBIS record]
Main Reference Z5305.U5J37 1989
State census records [OBIS record]
Main Reference Z5313.U5 L37 1992
Family trees : a history of genealogy in America [OBIS record]
Main Library CS9 .W45 2013
Also available as an ebook
The Oberlin African-American Genealogy & History Group (OAAGHG) is dedicated to encouraging support for African-American genealogy and historical research.
Cyndi's List of Genealogical Sites on the Internet
A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.
National Archives -- Resources for genealogists
Use the resources at the National Archives to explore your family's ancestry.
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Unpublished materials and objects relating to the College and to some degree, the town
Index to Lorain County News, Oberlin Weekly News, and Oberlin News (1860-1941)
Searchable citations of historical articles in local newspapers. Dates of Coverage: 1860-1941
Cleveland Plain Dealer
FamilySearch maintains a collection of records, resources, and services designed to help people learn more about their family history.