Genealogical Resources

Our collection of reference and archival materials deals primarily with the history of Belfast and Waldo County. Patrons also have access to the following online databases:

*The library edition of Ancestry is available for use at home until December 31, 2021. To use it at home, go to and click on "Ancestry Library Edition."*

Below are a few other genealogical web links that you may find helpful.


Wawenoc Chapter of the Maine Genealogical Society

This group meets monthly in the library on the third Wednesday at 2:00 p.m.  For more information, contact Sharon Pietryka at

*Due to COVID, the group has been meeting virtually over Zoom. If you would like to receive the Zoom link to join the meeting, please email Sharon Pietryka.*