Local and Family History
If you’re trying to find out the history of your house or village or if you are researching your family tree, we can help.
You can access a wealth of resources, including:
- Street directories
- Historical newspapers
- Maps and photographs
- Property records: valuation rolls and sasines
- Special Research & Collections
- OPRs and Census records
- Monumental Inscriptions
- Registers of the Mars Training Ship
- Online Resources, including SCRAN (Scottish archives) which you can view from home and Ancestry.com which is free to access on library PCs.
You can also enjoy regular taster sessions and Family History workshops to aid you on your genealogical quests, ask our team for further details.