Submit Genealogist Information for Statewide List
Approval is required before being added to the Genealogy researchers database. You will be contacted by email once approved and added to the list or sent an email why you were denied approval.
If you do not have an email or need help with this form, please contact your local library to help you set up an email account or call the reference desk at the State Library - 207.287.5608. Contact the State Library Reference Staff.
Important: All required* fields need to be completed so we can contact you if we have questions.
Requirements for Approval
To be added to this statewide list an individual must be sponsored by a library, historical society, genealogy society, or certified as professional genealogist (see the Board for the Certification of Genealogists)
* = Required fields
- Genealogical researcher ID card application [Best to right click and save to desktop before opening, Word] Application to acquire a Maine Genealogical Researcher ID card through the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC), which will allow genealogists to obtain non-certified copies of birth, marriage and death records from either the State Vital Records Unit, or from any municipal office. The above file require either Microsoft Word or the Word Viewer.
- Board for the Certification of Genealogists
- Genealogy at the State Library
- Obituary Search