2023 Membership Renewal

Online renewal of CLF membership is now available. Visit our Membership Renewal page for details. To renew by mail, follow the instructions on this printable membership form

2023 CLF Executive Board Elections

Clayton Library Friends is pleased to announce that voting for the 2023 CLF Executive Board election is now open.

Voting members have the opportunity to shape our organization’s future by participating. You may review the slate of candidates at:

The election will close at 11:00 a.m. (CT) on Saturday, November 19, 2022, during the Annual membership meeting.

Family Research Assistance

Do you need help with family research? Clayton Library Friends (CLF) has launched a new and exciting fee-based project that provides a service to clients who seek help with their own research. The service is provided by CLF member volunteers and the revenue generated will support CLF which supports Clayton Library, Center for Genealogical Research, Houston, Texas. Visit our Research Request page for more details.

Upcoming CLF Meetings

Upcoming Partner Events

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Duplicate Books For Sale

Our inventory of donated duplicate books available for sale is now online!
Click here for more information.

Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research
5300 Caroline Street, Houston, Texas 77004

The Clayton Library is open for research! Staff are available to help you get started and to assist you in locating the books, microfilms, periodicals, and databases to further your research. For general information about the library visit To learn more about the library’s genealogy resources visit

Connect With Us on Zoom!

Genealogy Face2Face is an informative and fun Zoom hangout that features genealogical speakers, discussion, and sharing. We meet the first Thursday of each month at 1:00pm Central. This program is open to both CLF members and guests free of charge. Our goal is to promote Clayton Library, its collections, and genealogical research among its patrons during COVID-19 library closures.

Registration in advance of the meeting will be required.
Pre-register now by following this link.

CLF is now on YouTube!

Visit our new YouTube Channel to catch up on past presentations. And don't forget to Subscribe to get notified of new videos!


COVID-19 Announcement: All programming will be offered online until further notice, but please note that you will need to register for meetings and programs online and the links to do so will be provided on this website.

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