PGSA Store

Members and non-members can purchase books, CDs, booklets, informational packets and DVDs from the PGSA Store. Become a member for savings on many items in our store.

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PGSA Membership Benefits Include:

  • Quarterly journal “Rodziny” with articles specific to Polish genealogy.
  • An automatic 10% member’s discount on all books and CDs.
  • A member’s discount on library research orders.
  • A member’s discount to the nationally recognized annual PGSA conference.
  • Access to the Members-Only section of the PGSA web site.
  • You’ll also be supporting PGSA projects such as indexing and preservation of vital records.

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“A Primer,” introducing skills and techniques to research your family tree facilitated by seasoned genealogists and PGSA members.

Featuring Michael Mullholland, Local History/Genealogy Librarian, Arlington Heights Library—an expert in general and European genealogical research. And, Ola Heska, genealogist, lecturer, translator, and founder of Heska Worldwide Translations (

Please check back for additional details and updates on the PGSA website and in the PGSA Notebook.

Registration form will be in the Rodziny and on PGSA website soon….
Location: Taft High School 6530 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60631

Reminder:  2015 PGSA Conference materials available in the e-Store

Did you miss this year’s conference and South Side Polonia Bus tour? Well, you’re in luck. The 2015 Conference Tour Guide and Syllabus are now available in our online book store. Click on the images below to begin your order.

Search Records

PGSA’s website redesign and restructuring of its Polish genealogical data is an ongoing process.

However, as of January 27th, we are excited to announce that we have launched our newly developed, custom search engine and have re-loaded all of the many databases that were previously available on our old website……We have brought online approximately 1.5 million records in 45+ different databases. Upon entering your key word(s) in the search window, the search engine will automatically scan through all of the 1.5M records, A list of those databases will posted shortly, along with an FAQ based on user experience with the new engine,  and questions.

We designed the new search process to be a smooth and effective process, but if you experience any issues, please give us feedback and let us know. You can send a note to 

Please remember that you can also utilize the website’s A – Z Directory to search for a specific topic.

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