The Schryer Center

Historical & Genealogical Research



Franklin County Resources

(see our Shelf List)

Local Family Collections

Trained Genealogists

Genealogy Services


Our Mission

Our library staff aspires to accumulate and house an extensive Franklin County document collection for use in family and historical research.  

We are open Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. or call 518-483-2750 or email to make an appointment.


Genealogy Services

For a minimal charge, we do genealogy research on request. 


Schryer Center Historical & Genealogy Library Shelf List

Curious to see if we have information about your family? 

Check out our Family Names List to see if we have information on your surname available in our research library.

Did you know...?

The Franklin Historical Review has been published annually since 1964, and contains articles of scholarly and whimsical interest on varied topics related to the history of Franklin County, NY. Current and back issues are available for purchase in our Country Store Gift Shop. The most recent issues of the review are available through our online store, or by emailing us at or calling us at 518-483-2750. Cash, check or credit cards accepted.  

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