Eastside Genealogical Society Library, Located at the Bellevue Regional Library, 1111 110th N.E., Bellevue, WA. 425-450-1760. Some of their books are available on inter-library loan to another library for library use only.
Fiske Genealogical Foundation Library, 1644 43rd East, Seattle, WA (43rd East & East Blaine). 206-328-2716. This library is located in the lower level of the Pioneer Hall. A large collection of New England information plus much more. $5.00 daily usage fee for non-members.
King County Archives, 1215 East Fir Street, Seattle, WA. 206-205-1398. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, by appointment only. The microfilm research room is located at the King County Archives facility and is open to researchers, Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Use of machines is first-come, first-served. No appointment is required for use, but there will be a 15 minute time limit when other researchers are waiting.
King County Courthouse, 516 Third Avenue, Seattle 98104, room C-607, Clerk Superior Court, King County - probate, divorce & criminal case files.
King County Law Library, Located in the King County Courthouse in Seattle and Kent. (206) 477-1305. They have the first De-Cenninal Digest.
LDS Family History Centers Films are available on a rental basis, to be used at the local FHC. There is a small charge for the rental from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, UT. They have librarians on duty to help you find what you need. Call for days & hours that they are open.
Auburn FHC, 625 M St. N.E., Auburn, WA. 253-735-2009.
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) -Pacific Alaska Region (Seattle), 6125 Sand Point Way, Seattle, WA. 206-336-5115. Here you will find all of the federal census records, federal records for Washington, Oregon & Idaho, Native American records, military records, naturalization records from this area, ship passenger lists, and much more. They have a microfilm copy machine and all copies (of any size) are $ .30. Hours of operation are as follows: M-F 7:00 am - 4:30 p.m. They are also open the first and second Tuesday and the first and second Saturday of each month.
Puget Sound Genealogical Society, Cindy Shawley Spore Memorial Genealogical Research Library, 2501 SE Mile Hill Dr., Suite A 102, Port Orchard, WA, 98366, 360-874-8813, Library Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Seattle Genealogical Society Library, 6200 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA. 206-522-8658. They have an excellent collection of genealogical material. $5.00 daily use fee for non-members.
Seattle Public Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle, WA 98104, 206-386-4636, or email: email@example.com. Genealogy Librarians are available to assist researchers with their genealogy questions during the following scheduled hours at the Level 9 Reference Desk of the Central Library: Monday 11 a.m.-12 noon & 1-3 p.m., Tuesday 2-7 p.m., Wednesday 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Thursday 12-3 p.m., Friday 1-4 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-12 noon & 2-5 p.m., Sunday 2-5 p.m. The Collection has grown to become the largest genealogy book collection in the Pacific Northwest and is part of the Special Collections Department.
South King County Genealogical Society Library, Located at the Auburn Public Library, 1102 Auburn Way S., Auburn, WA. 253-931-3018. Materials are for use at the library. A large collection of Genealogical Books and Bulletins. Be sure to check the Vertical File located next to the book collection.
South King County Genealogical Society Circulating Library, This collection is available for use at each Society meeting. Check out for one month is for members only. Includes books, tapes, and videos.
Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Ave. South, Tacoma, WA. 253-591-5666. Parking next to library, two hours free for library use. Get parking token at the main desk. They have a large collection of genealogical material.
Timberland Regional Library, 313 8th Ave SE, Olympia, WA. The Olympia Genealogical Society has purchased many books and resource materials for the genealogy collection held here. (360) 352-0595.
Washington State Archives, 1129 Washington Street SE Olympia. Washington/Northwest Room of the library has Washington State material only; census, county histories, land records, death record index, and newspapers. In the Local History collection they have all known publications relating to Washington, its counties and cities. The staff indexes newspapers and periodicals for WA State subjects, 1965 to date. They also have a name index to WA State individuals mentioned in newspaper and periodical sources.(360) 586-1492. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Washington State Archives Puget Sound Regional Branch, Pritchard-Fleming Building, 3000 Landerholm Circle SE, on the campus of Bellevue Community College. 425-564-3950. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday by appointment only. They have state records for King, Kitsap, and Pierce Counties. Call ahead to let them know the area of your research. Research phone number: 425-564-3940; Research email: email@example.com
WA State Archives Regional - other Branches. Check this web site for contact and location information for the other 4 regional branches throughout Washington State. Select Archive Branches drop down menu.