The Society's book collection includes volumes covering the following categories of genealogical interest. All are available for reading in the Genealogy Room.

  • Biography - Family histories and genealogies, Cape Cod and beyond
  • Cemeteries - Books listing names of persons interred, describing gravestones and epitaphs in cemeteries in Plymouth and Barnstable Counties
  • History - Volumes related to early New England and Cape Cod history, including soldiers and sailors of various wars, early settlers and immigrants
  • Massachusetts Towns - Histories of towns on Cape Cod and other areas of Massachusetts, including some vital records
  • Mayflower Families - Mayflower Families Through Five Generations and related titles published by the Society of Mayflower Descendants
  • Records/Sources - Census records, tax lists and other sources citing names of persons