During the renovation of Richland Library Main, the Walker Local and Family History Center staff will be available to assist customers Mondays - Fridays from 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. They will have access to a limited print collection but some of their print resources are also available online (see below). For more information, please contact them via email or phone at 803.929-3402.
Researching Your Family History?
Get your search started online with help from the folowing library resources:
- Local History digital collection, which includes the Columbia City Directories
- Search the online local obituary index and request retrieval of archived obituaries.
- Free genealogy databases (listed below) accessible to all Richland Library cardholders (Ancestry Library Edition is available in the library only).
Need a Columbia Area Obituary?
The research tools listed below include links to South Carolina online resources and provide library patrons with access to library-supported national genealogy databases.