SW Louisiana Genealogical & Historical Library
411 Pujo Street
Lake Charles, Louisiana
The Genealogical Library is housed in the historic Carnegie Memorial Library building, and is just one of the 14 branches within the Calcasieu Parish Public Library System. In an electronic format, the library provides Family Search, the Mormon Church's database, which includes the International Genealogy Index (IGI); the Ancestral File; and the Social Security Death Index (SSDI). All these resources are free and open to the public.