Notice: On September 1, 2017, FamilySearch will discontinue its microfilm distribution services. (The last day to order microfilm will be on August 31, 2017.) If you have any questions you may refer to FamilySearch, or contact the Reference Department at 816-232-8151.



The St. Joseph Public Library Reference Department is a FamilySearch Center. This means that you can place online orders for microfilm from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah and have the film sent to the St. Joseph Public Library where you can come in and view it. Click on the link below to learn more or to place an order. Shipping fees apply.

FamilySearch Online Film Ordering