Ancestry are offering library members access to the Library Edition from home until the end of March 2021.
Click here to log in with your library card number and PIN.
Just beginning? Take a look at our top tips-
- Family tree top tips
- Caribbean family history top tips
- South Asian family tree top tips
- Irish family history top tips
- Jewish family history top tips
- Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment top tips
- First World War Army Top Tips
- Important dates and Events for family history
- You can easily find useful web sites at the Family history section of Weblinks. You could start with the beginners' guides listed there
- One of the most useful web sites is Ancestry Library Edition, which you can use free at all Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire libraries
- The Local and family history A-Z gives you details of many other useful resources, especially those available in Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire libraries
What can I see at my local library?
- You can check what is available at your local library at Local and family history by library
- You can search the library catalogue online for family history books, using search terms like 'family history' or 'genealogy'
Are there any other local organisations relating to family history?
- In addition to Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire libraries, the other key local organisations for family history are:
Page last updated: 10th July 2020