Offer available from
Monday 23 July to
Tuesday 4 September (Inc)
In the following libraries: Beverley, Bridlington Central, Bridlington North, Cottingham, Driffield, Flamborough, Goole, Hessle, and South Cave.
Also available at the Treasure House coffee machine.
Some libraries have drop in advice sessions organised by the East Yorkshire Family History Society (EYFHS). To see if your local library holds these sessions click the link below.
Who was the first person to live in my house? What did my street look like in 1914? Did any of my ancestors have an unusual job? Can I read about the two men who were jailed in 1894 for rustling over 50 sheep from my grandfather's farm?
East Riding Libraries have an amazing wealth of resources to support your local and family history research, so why not visit us or discover more online? Whether you are just starting your research or a seasoned researcher we can offer access to resources and advice that will help you.
All branch libraries and some Mobile Libraries have computers so that you can consult Ancestry Library Edition and Find My Past. With these sites you can access historic census returns and a huge range of other historical information.
Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with findmypast
Full free access to Find my Past is only available within East Riding Libraries.
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.
If there is some particular Local Studies information that you are looking for but cannot find it using the Search above or our other online resources, you can contact the Local Studies Libraries direct by email below. It doesn't matter where you live, the Local Studies Libraries cover the whole county of East Riding of Yorkshire.
Bridlington Local Studies Library
Goole Local Studies Library
*Click the leaflet covers in the left column for more information.