Welcome to our Public Collections page. We feature free resources to help people get started with their Pennsylvania research.
Catalogs and Guides
Search our online catalog of published books available in the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania library.
Our Pennsylvania Resources page includes repository guides for all 67 counties in Pennsylvania.
National Archives of Philadelphia (NARA)
The surname index to manuscript collections includes all of the family collections, member files, and Bible records in the collections of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania when the index was created. The Surname Index is a valuable resource for locating in which individual collection the Surname file can be found.
If you find a surname of interest in the collections, contact GSP at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about obtaining copies of files.