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Bridlington Central Library
1st Saturday of the month, 10am to 12 noon

Driffield Centre
1st Wednesday of each month, 3 to 5pm

Haltemprice Library and Customer Service Centre
1st Wednesday of each month, 10am to 12.30pm

Hessle Centre
2nd Friday of each month, 10am to 1pm

Hornsea Library
3rd Tuesday of each month, 10am to 1pm

Willerby Library
Thursday 5 to 6.30pm and Saturday 10am to 12 noon

Withernsea Centre 
2nd Tuesday of each month, 2 to 4pm

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Ancestry Library Edition Ancestry Library Edition

The Ancestry Library website offers information on family trees and much more.

Ancestry is only fully available from within East Riding Libraries.

Find My Past Find My Past

Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with findmypast

Click here to open a printable document on How to Search the Yorkshire Collection 

Full free access to Find my Past is only available within East Riding Libraries.

GENUKI GENUKI

GENUKI provides a virtual reference library of genealogical information of particular relevance to the UK and Ireland. It is a non-commercial service, maintained by a charitable trust and a group of volunteers.

Search through millions of digital newspaper articles from local and regional papers dating back to 1700.  

The British Newspaper archive is free to access without limits at the East Riding Archives, Treasure House and any East Riding Library