To identify, preserve, and provide access to Caribbean genealogy, history, and cultural heritage information resources for the Virgin Islands and the Caribbean, and to promote and encourage their use for family history documentation, education, and scholarship.
CGL is a private, non-profit library located in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Our volunteers are available to assist in your family research.
We have an ongoing need for volunteers to assist with our collection development, including document cataloging & indexing. We also need volunteers in St. Thomas to assist with patron inquiry research. Contact us if you are interested in volunteering.
Overview of our Collection
Rare books, maps, newspapers, & magazines
Danish West Indies/US Virgin Islands census records
Virgin Islands Church Records
US National Archives M1883 & M1884 microfilms
Virgin Islands Funeral Booklets
Family History Library affiliate library
Caribbean Jewish family genealogies
St. Thomas Graphics publications collection