The Allen County (Ind.) Public Library <acpl.lib.in.us> genealogy staff has beefed up its Periodical Source Index (PERSI) with references to another 132,000 history and genealogy articles published in journals and magazines during 2006 and 2007.
HeritageQuest Online <heritagequestonline.com>, which you can search free in many public libraries, has included the updates in its version of PERSI.
That brings PERSI’s total article citations to more than 2 million. They reference 6,600-plus periodicals published in the United States, Canada and abroad since 1800. It’s the most extensive periodical index available for local history and genealogy research.