The Library contains a large selection of genealogical resources for the family historian including genealogy books, directories, parish register transcripts, monumental inscriptions, family trees & pedigrees, census records, village information and much more. There are numerous books, periodicals and magazines. It is well equipped with computers and offers free access to the Internet including Ancestry, TheGenealogist, FindMyPast and our own NORS. A searchable database of most Parish Register Transcriptions and MIs is also held on computer.
Members and the public are reminded that the library resources are for reference only and cannot be borrowed.
Some of the computers available for viewing electronic records held at Kirby Hall plus free access
to NORS, Ancestry and 2 others shown right for free access to Find My Past
Two computers with free access to
Find My Past
Many sources of reference available