Melvyl® System - University of California
Worldwide Genealogy & Family History Research
The
Melvyl® System for the University of California, with more than 100 libraries,
provides indexing to millions of items in their holdings, digital collections and
online searchable databases. This is a significant resource for worldwide
genealogy and family history research. 
Melvyl® is a registered
trademark of The Regents of the University of California.

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University of California at Davis - UCD: Genealogy, Family & Local History Research


GENERAL INFORMATION:
* California State Information: California Education
  California state general information, including archives, databases,
  education, family data, genealogy, governments, heritage, history,
  legal resources, library networks and systems, media and tourism.
  - NorCal Genealogy | Research Facilities
  + University Sample Format: (Comprehensive)
     - Alumni: - Stanford University:
Stanford Magazine
       - Stanford Alumni Association
       - Stanford Alumni - Facebook®
       -
Stanford History

         -
Stanford Historical Society
     - Stanford University - Facebook® -
iTunes® U - Twitter - YouTube™
       - Find:
Family History
- Genealogy - Local History
       - Find People:
Stanford University
         -
List of Notable People
       - News
       - Parents | Stanford University
* eScholarship
  Open access, scholarly publishing services and research tools
  that enable departments, research units, publishing programs,
  and individual scholars associated with the University of California
  to have direct control over the creation and dissemination of the full
  range of their scholarship.  All material published or disseminated by
  eScholarship is available worldwide, free of cost, to researchers and
  the general public.
*
Online Archive of California
   Free public access to primary sources, including manuscripts,
   photographs, artwork and scientific data, through collection
   guides, digitized images and documents.

   - Standards & Memberships
* University of California: University of California
  -
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  -
Regents of the University of California: Biographies
  - University of California - Facebook®:
Maps & Directions
- News
    The University of California has more than 1.4 million alumni
    living and working around the globe: UC and the Community.
    +
    - Alumni- Hastings College of the Law:
Hastings Magazine
      - UC Hastings Alumni - Facebook®
      - UC Hastings Law Online Community
      - UC Hastings Past History
    - UC Hastings - Facebook® -
iTunes® U - Twitter - YouTube™
      [UC Hastings College of the Law - Facebook®]
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People: Faculty -
Phone Directory
        -
List of Notable People
      -
News
      -
Parents at Hastings
    +
    -
Alumni & Friends - UC Berkeley: California Magazine
      - Cal Alumni Association - Facebook®
      -
UCB History
    - UC Berkeley - Facebook® -
iTunes® U - Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable Alumni & Students
        -
List of Notable Faculty

      - News
      - UC Berkeley Cal Parents
    +
    - Alumni - UC Davis:
UC Davis Magazine
      - Cal Aggie Alumni Association - Facebook®
      - Cal Aggie Alums - Facebook®
      -
UCD History
    - UC Davis - Facebook® - iTunes® U -
Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable Alumni
        - List of Notable Faculty
      - News
      - UC Davis Parents
      -
UC Davis Social Network
    +
    - Alumni - UC Irvine:
ZotZine
      - UCI Alumni - Facebook®
      - UCI Alumni Association - Facebook®
      -
UCI History
    - UC Irvine - Facebook® -
iTunes® U - Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find:
Family History - Genealogy - Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People

      - News
      - UCI Parents
    +
    - Alumni - UC Los Angeles:
UCLA Magazine Online
      - UCLA Alumni - Facebook®
      - UCLA Alumni - Facebook®
      - UCLA History
    - UC Los Angeles - Facebook® -
iTunes® U Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People
      - News
      - UCLA Parents & Families (Facebook®)
    +
    - Alumni - UC Merced: UC Merced Magazine
      - UCM Alumni Association - Facebook®
      -
UCM History - The Fairy Shrimp Chronicles:
        An Unofficial History of the Founding of UC Merced

    - UC Merced - Facebook® - iTunes® U -
Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable Faculty
      -
News
      -
Parents & Families | University of California, Merced
    +
    - Alumni - UC Riverside:
UCR Magazine (Archive)
      - UCR Alumni Association - Facebook®
      -
UCR History
    - UC Riverside - Facebook® - iTunes® U -
Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People

      - News
      - UCR Parents
    +
    - Alumni - UC San Diego:
at|UCSD
      - UCSD Alumni - Facebook®
      -
UCSD History
    - UC S D - Facebook® - Podcasts - ACMS - iTunes® U - Twitter (
Twitter) - YouTube™
      [
UC San Diego - Facebook®]
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People
      -
News
      - Parents & Families
    +
    - Alumni - UC San Francisco:
Publications
      - UCSF Alumni - Facebook®
      -
UCSF History
    - UC San Francisco - Facebook® - iTunes® U -
Twitter - YouTube™
      [UCSF on Facebook®]
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People
      -
News
      -
Parents
: My Family @ UCSF
        - San Francisco Family Activities
        - SFKids.org
    +
    -
Alumni - UC Santa Barbara: UC Santa Barbara Today
      - UCSB Alumni - Facebook®
      - UCSB Alumni Association - Facebook®
      -
UCSB History
    - UC Santa Barbara - Facebook® - iTunes® U -
Twitter - YouTube™
      - Find: Family History - Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People
      -
News
      -
Parent Handbook: Gaucho Parents
    +
    - Alumni - UC Santa Cruz:
Review Magazine
      - UCSC Alumni - Facebook®
      - UCSC Alumni Kids - Facebook®
      -
UCSC History
    - UC Santa Cruz - Facebook® -
 iTunes® U - UCTV - Twitter
- YouTube™
      - Find: Family History -
Genealogy -
Local History
      - Find People
        -
List of Notable People
      - News
      - Resources for Parents & Families

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LIBRARY CATALOGS: Browse Subject Headings
* CALIFORNIA GROUP CATALOG Library: WorldCat®
  -
Ancestors: Resource Guide- California
    -
California Academy of Sciences Library
    -
California State Library
    - [e-Library OPAC] LLNL Library External Catalog
      Please click OK to start a new OPAC session.
    - Getty Research Library Catalog
    - Library - Research Services - Berkeley Lab Commons
    - Stanford University Libraries SearchWorks (SULAIR)
      - Catalogs & Search Tools: Library Catalogs
      - Databases and Articles

  - INFOMINE
    Scholarly Internet resource collections.

*
SEARCH for Family History
  - To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.

  - University of California Libraries
: (dated 01 Dec 2013)

    - Results for 'family history' [UC Libraries]: about 260,043
  - WorldCat®:
(dated 01 Dec 2013)
    - Results for 'family history' [Libraries Worldwide]: about
700,422

* SEARCH
for Genealog*
  - Melvyl® Legacy System Catalog Database:
    "Genealog*" Search: Headings & Keyword - ALL libraries.
 
  - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
     
Includes all formats of materials including periodicals that were previously
      in Melvyl® Legacy System CAT and PE databases, "but does not include records
      from some non-UC sources that contributed to PE but not to CAT", including:
      CULP (Public Library Periodicals), SERHOLD (Medical Library Serials Holdings),
      California State University (CSU) Library Holdings, Stanford University Library,
      Getty Research Library and the Lawrence Livermore National Lab (LLNL).
      To preserve the original indexing and some features lost on August 1, 2003,
      when the old Melvyl® Legacy System was discontinued, database indexes
      from the former Melvyl® Legacy System have been included.

  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
    - (Current & Miscellaneous) - (Numbers)
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
 
  - Results for 'genealog*' [UC Libraries]: about 73,454
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
   
- Results for 'genealog*' [Libraries Worldwide]: about 840,151

*
SEARCH for Genealogy
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
   
- Results for 'genealogy' [UC Libraries]: about 57,698
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    - Results for 'genealogy' [Libraries Worldwide]: about 592,400

* SEARCH for Local History
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
   
- Results for 'local history' [UC Libraries]: about 209,965
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    - Results for 'local history' [Libraries Worldwide]: about 571,057

* SUBJECT HEADINGS are words and phrases used by the Library of Congress,
 
Melvyl® Libraries System, other Schools - Colleges - Universities worldwide,
  the United States National Library of Medicine (
NLM) and other major systems.
 
Library of Congress Authorities gives access to personal authors and creators,
  including editors, performers, photographers, artists, etc., as well as
access to
  group authors and creators, including corporate entities, government bodies,
  conferences, jurisdictions, etc. 
Search for Name, Subject, Title & Name/Title.
  Using the Library of Congress Authorities, browse and view authority headings
  for Subject, Name, Title and Name / Title combinations; and download authority
  records in MARC format for use in a local library system.  This is a free service.
  - Melvyl® Legacy Telnet Database Browse Locality

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

    General alphabetical listings and miscellaneous additions (record sources from
    the Melvyl® Legacy Telnet Database) dealing with, or related to the subjects:
    genealogy, genealogist, genealogies, etc.  Current connecting online locality
    links have been inserted from the FamilySearch Research Wiki,  They are also
    comprehensively interconnected
at OneSource Comprehensive Directory Index.
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
    - (Current & Miscellaneous) Consolidation - WorldCat®

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PERIODICALS:
PERIODICAL SEARCH HISTORY:
* SEARCH for Family History Periodicals
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)  
    - Results for 'family history periodicals' [UC Libraries]: about
4,298
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
     - Results for 'family history periodicals' [Libraries Worldwide]: about
8,949

* SEARCH for Family Periodicals
  -
Melvyl® Legacy System Periodicals Titles Database (former) search request:
    Subject Terms: over 870 "family periodicals" headings & keyword at ALL libraries.

    - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    -
Results for 'family periodicals' [UC Libraries]: about 25,681
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    -
Results for 'family periodicals' [Libraries Worldwide]: about
64,120

* SEARCH for Genealog* Periodicals
  -
Melvyl® Legacy System Periodicals Titles Database (former) search request:
    Subject Terms: "genealog*" headings and keyword at ALL libraries.
    - A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
      RESEARCH NOTES:
1,257 subject terms assigned as a whole found.
      Search for family newsletters by using each surname that might
      appear in a KEYWORD search, such as the surname "TINNEY".

  - To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.

  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec 2013)
    -
Results for 'genealog* periodicals' [UC Libraries]: about 773
  
- WorldCat®
: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    - Results for 'genealog* periodicals' [Libraries Worldwide]: about
17,421

* SEARCH for Genealogy Periodicals
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    -
Results for 'genealogy periodicals' [UC Libraries]:
about 641
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec 2013)
    - Results for 'genealogy periodicals' [Libraries Worldwide]:
about
16,196

* SEARCH for Local History Periodicals
  -
To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
   
-
Results for 'local history periodicals' [UC Libraries]: about
4,880
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec 2013)
    - Results for 'local history periodicals' [Libraries Worldwide]:
about
11,481

*
SEARCH for generic word "surnames" (added for general evaluation).
  - To Find Current information in WorldCat®: UC Libraries,
    use the "guest" status option and select desired search limit.
  - University of California Libraries: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    - Results for 'surname' [University of California Libraries]: about
4,787
  - WorldCat®: (dated 01 Dec
2013)
    -
Results for 'surname' [Li
braries Worldwide]: about 58,116
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RESEARCH LIBRARY SYSTEMS AVAILABLE ONLINE
* Libraries & Museums: Reference Shelf for The Genealogist & Family Historian
  I
nformation for the amateur to professional researcher, including Harvard,
  the U. S. Library of Congress, public, private, college, local, university,
  international, worldwide library links and classification systems.
  -
Professional Library Sources
   
Library science information for professional reference librarians and volunteers
    assisting genealogists, family historians and local research specialists.
*
OCLC: Online Computer Library Center, Inc.
  Computer network and services link thousands of libraries worldwide.
  -
FirstSearch® Online Reference: FirstSearch® Login Screen
    -
Archived Content
    - Databases
    - eBooks and eJournals
    - WorldCat®: WorldCat® - WorldCat.org
      Over 1 billion items, from more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

      -
WorldCat® for Genealogy
        -
Results for 'au:Ancestry.com (Firm)'
        - Results for 'au:MyFamily.com, Inc.'
        - Results for 'kw:ancestry.com'

        - Results for 'kw:FamilySearch'
        - Results for 'su:Genealogy Computer network resources.'
        -
Results for 'su:Genealogy Computer network resources Directories.'
        - Results for 'su:Genealogy Databases.'
        -
Results for 'su:Genealogy Databases Directories.'
        - Results for 'su:Genealogy Electronic information resources.'
 
      - Results for 'su:Genealogy Internet resources.'
    -
WorldCat® Registry
      Web-based directory of libraries.  Registry profiles contain
      details about the physical and electronic location of institutions,
      the relationships between them and the services they provide.
    -
WorldCat®: University of California Libraries
      Single interface that searches holdings in all UC
      libraries and those of libraries around the world.

  -
Global Library Statistics
    These statistics that represent the total global library universe include data,
    if available, for the total number of libraries, librarians, volumes, expenditures,
    and users for every country and territory in the world broken down into the major
    library types: academic, public, school, special and national.  It is important to
    remember that these figures do not represent OCLC membership.  The statistics
    also include available data for languages used, and the number of library schools,
    publishers, and museums.  The three regions represent those used by the OCLC
    Global and Regional Councils: the Americas (North and South America), EMEA
    (Europe, Middle East, Africa, & India), & Asia Pacific (Asia, Australia & Oceania).

  - Interlibrary Loan Services
   
Borrow books or receive photocopies of documents owned by another library.
  - List of Academic Databases and Search Engines
    Includes sites with OCLC as provider.
  - QuestionPoint™
    Reference management service provides libraries with tools
    to interact with users in multiple ways, using both chat and email.

* Schools, Colleges, Universities, Alumni & Genealogy Education
  Worldwide comprehensive resource of educational institutions,
  their genealogy & family history data, past & present students,
  alumni, associations, faculty, friends and military personnel.
  -
4 International Colleges & Universities
    World universities web ranking and data.
    - Colleges & Universities on Facebook®
      University social networking.
    - Colleges & Universities on iTunes® U
      University lecture podcasts and videos.
    - Colleges & Universities on Twitter
      University micro-blogging and real-time news.
    - Colleges & Universities on YouTube

      University videos.
    - Flickr®
      University photo galleries.
    - Linkedin®
      University business networking
.
    - OpenCourseWare
      Free lecture material and videos.
* University of California System & Campus Libraries
  Statewide resources for genealogy and family history.

   Obtain search results from all UC campus libraries:

 
  Find Current: WorldCa®: UC Berkeley Libraries and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC Davis Libraries and Beyond
   
Find Current: WorldCat®: UC Irvine Libraries and Beyond
   
Find Current: WorldCat®: UCLA Library: Advanced Search and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC Merced Library and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC Riverside Libraries and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC San Diego Libraries and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC San Francisco Library and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC Santa Barbara Library and Beyond
   
Find Current:
WorldCat®: UC Santa Cruz Library and Beyond
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Worldwide Genealogy and Family History Research
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