The Wetumpka Public Library has a reference section with items of local historical and genealogical interest. It contains all of the Alabama Heritage County books that have been printed. The library carries subscriptions to over 30 periodicals as well as the Wetumpka Herald, The Montgomery Advertiser, The Wall Street Journal and USA Today. The library has bound copies of the Wetumpka Herald from 1975 through June 2010.

Heritage Quest

Heritage Quest Online

HeritageQuest Online® resources is a comprehensive treasure —rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more (for remote access type in 36092 followed by your library barcode number when prompted).

Discover the amazing history of you with HeritageQuest Online. With more than 4.4 billion records, it delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition (in-library access only).

Ancestry® Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more. Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library.

Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogy Links are found on our Community and Reference Links Page.