also known as: Libraries, Local Studies, Northumberland Heritage, Northumberland History, Northumberland Past.
Find out how you can research the history of your town, village or city using the resources Northumberland Libraries has. From maps to documents on microfilm and microfiche you are sure to find lots of useful tools to help you in your search.
Local History Month
May is Local History Month – find out more about
Northumberland’s past at your local library. All of our
libraries have local history books and free access to the British
Newspaper Archive and Ancestry, which are fantastic online tools to
research your local and family history.
Click here for local history events and
Useful Online Resources for Local History Research
Use our free online resources to research your family history
with Ancestry, read historical newspaper articles or find out about
famous figures past and present. Just click on the logos to find
Please note Ancestry and British Newspaper Archive can only be
used in Northumberland Libraries and not at home.