Print Obituary Indexes
The New York Times Obituaries Index: 1858 – 1978.
Location: Microforms Area
Call number: CT213 N532 1970
This book brings together in a single alphabetical listing, all the names entered under the heading “Deaths” in the issues of the New York Times Index from 1858 – 1978.
Obituaries: a Guide to Sources
Call number: Z5305 U5 J37 1989
Covers newspapers, journals, books, annuals, yearbooks, proceedings of professional organizations
Personal Name Index to the New York Times Index, 1851-1974. Also supplement for 1975-2003.
Location: Microforms Area
Lists names in the New York Times Index and not in the newspaper itself. Brings together names from categories such as book reviews, concerts, deaths, and disappearances. Multiple citations to specific names are arranged chronologically and often include a person’s political or occupational title.
Print Census Indexes
Using the Census Soundex
Call number: Microforms Area HA181 U75 1997
Guide to using the Soundex and Miracode index systems with the National Archives census records.
Federal Population censuses, 1790-1890: a Catalog of Microfilm Copies of the Schedules
Call number: Microforms Area HA201 1790 U53 1985
Includes 1880 Soundex index.
1900 Federal Population Census: a Catalog of Microfilm Copies of the Schedules
Call number: Microforms Area HA201 1900 U53 1985
Includes 1900 Soundex index.
Researcher’s Guide to United States Census Availability, 1790-1910
Call number: Z7553 C3 H36 1987
Arranged by state and counties and shows what censuses and their indexes exist for 1790-1910. Indicates if courthouse records have been destroyed and if a county has a written history.
1910 Nevada Census Index: Heads of Households and Other Surnames in Household Index
Call number: Microforms Area F840 A17 1984
Lists where specific individuals are located in the 1910 census for Nevada. Citations include name of head of household, county, page number, and town.
Nevada Biographical and Genealogical Sketch Index
Call number: LASR and Special Collections Z1309 P37 1986
Index to biographies in 86 Nevada state, regional, county and city histories and biographical directories published between 1870 and 1985.
Mormons and Their Neighbors: An Index to Over 75,000 Biographical Sketches from 1820 to Present
Call number: Stacks and Special Collections Z7845 M8 W54 1984
Indexes individuals who lived between 1820 and 1981 in Mexico, New Mexico, Arizona, southern California, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and southern Canada.
A revised edition with 100,000 entries is available online at the BYU website: http://www.lib.byu.edu/Ancestry/sources.php
It still does not cover people born after 1981.
Print Indexes and Abstracts
Indexes to Government Publications
Monthly Catalog of United States Government Publications
Available online: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS844
Examples of government publications are: Maps Can Help You Trace Your Family Tree and Using Maps in Genealogy