Virtual Reference Desk: Obituaries, Death Notices & Genealogical Resources
Cleveland News Index: Includes the former Cleveland Necrology File which contained "death notices published in the following newspapers: The Cleveland Plain Dealer - 1850-1975, The Cleveland Herald - 1833, 1847-1848, 1876, 1878-1879, The Cleveland Press - 1941-1975" and the News Index which provides death date and a reference to where obituary appeared for the Cleveland Press, 1976-1983, and the Plain Dealer, 1976-2014 courtesy of Cleveland Public Library. You can search both indexes or select a subset.
Ancestry Library Edition (1300- ): Genealogical coverage of the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas. On-campus use only. Also available on site at Cuyahoga County and Cleveland Public Libraries.
Ebsco eBook Collection: Accessible on campus or remotely with library pin number. You can search for genealogy books by subject. You can search for other materials in the Scholar catalog.
New York Times (1986- ): CSU subscription -- Accessible on campus or remotely with library pin number. You can limit a search by Document Type to obituary.
FamilySearch.org: Explore billions of historical records. Search for a deceased ancestor in historical records to uncover vital information from their life.