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FamilySearch (Inside Central Library Only)

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FamilySearch is the largest genealogical organization in the world and provides access to thousands of records free online. The Cranston Public Library is a FamilySearch affiliate library, which provides access to additional records from inside the Central Library. Create an account to begin.

Due to licensing restrictions some portions of FamilySearch are available from inside the Central Library only.

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