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Obituaries

When doing family history research, obituaries can be a rich source of information.

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Product reviews from trusted sources: Consumer Reports and beyond

Making decisions about which product to buy can be difficult. Reviews on online shopping sites can be helpful, but sometimes you need an unbiased source. Consumer Reports is known for its objective, thorough reviews of products and services. They accept no advertising and are known for editorial integrity.

Protect yourself online

Many of our everyday activities, like school, work, doctor’s visits and banking are now online. This can make personal information vulnerable to cybercriminals. Learn more about how to protect yourself online.

Research with primary sources

Historical research relies on documents and artifacts that date from the time period being studied. This is true whether you are studying world events like World War II or are trying to learn more about the life of your great-grandmother.

Search for an old photograph of a Portland-area house

Old photographs of your house can be difficult to find. If you are doing house history, there are a few places to look.

小企业帮助

小型企业促进创新及社区发展。在图书馆查找可助您创业的资源。

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Upskilling with Career Credentials

How to use online resources to learn about careers and find the right credentials for you.

Using maps for house and neighborhood history

Find detailed information about your neighborhood, street or even your house from maps.

Who lived in my house? Dig deeper

Did searching in Portland city directories, or in Gresham and rural directories help you find all the past residents of your house? If not, try these other resources and strategies.

Who lived in my house? East of I-205

City directories are great tools for finding out who lived at a specific address in the past. Historical Portland city directories contain listings for people and businesses that were within Portland city limits when the directory was published.

Multnomah County has other cities, and plenty of houses in rural areas. Many Portland neighborhoods were built up before joining the city. If your house wasn’t in Portland when it was built, other directories can help you learn who lived there in past years.

Who lived in my house? Find past residents in Portland city directories

City directories are great tools for finding out who lived at a specific address in the past. Learn how to use city directories to find out who lived in houses that were within Portland city limits when they were built. If your house is in Gresham or in unincorporated Multnomah County, read more about using city directories for those communities.

Who lived in my house? Getting started

If you’re interested in your house’s history, you can find past residents of many Portland-area houses in two ways:

Look in old city directories (which are similar to phone books)
Search for the house’s address in digital newspaper archives

To get started, gather some basic facts about your house and your neighborhood. This will help you plan your research.

Learn more about Summer Reading Volunteering

夏季阅读活动鼓励儿童、青少年和家庭在暑假期间持续阅读、写作、唱歌、交谈和玩耍。对于许多志工来说,

使用Cell-Ed

在手机上使用Cell-Ed学习英语、基础技能以及更多。您只需要一部手机(普通或智能),您也可以使用具有上网功能的平板电脑或电脑。

My Discovery Pass

我的探索通行证是穆鲁玛郡图书馆与其他本地组织合作的服务,为穆鲁玛郡图书卡持有人提供免费的教育与文化体验,可在网上申请获取,我的探索通行证就是本地文化景点所捐赠的免费门票。

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