Online Resources

Using online databases can be a very helpful place to start your family research. Anyone visiting the Local History Room at Wayne County Public Library will be able to connect to the following databases:
Wayne County Public Library patrons also have access to some of these databases from their home computers using their library card numbers.

Digital Materials


Digital materials from WCPL's collections are also available online through partnership with the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center. In addition to materials related to Wayne County, you will find yearbooks and local history materials from around the state of North Carolina.

Free Online Resources


Other freely available online resources may be helpful to you as well. Please note that the information on these websites has not been vetted for accuracy.