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Cluster 20: Race and Indigeneity in the US

Genealogy Resources

Several resources might be helpful as you look for information about your family. UCLA subscribes to The Library Edition of  There are also several resources that you can access from the Los Angeles Public Library (LAPL) website ( You may need to get an LAPL library card, which does not cost anything, to access these resources. See the links below.


Encyclopedias are a good place to start if you need an overview of a topic you are unfamiliar with. They will often include a bibliography of sources that you can consult for more information.