Free user guides are available to download that can help you with your research project. These are:

  1. Tracing your family history 
  2. School records 
  3. Poor Law records 
  4. Cemetery records 
  5. Tracing the history of your house 
  6. Records of the Home Front

There are a number of updates to bear in mind when reading the leaflets:

  • opening hours – we are no longer open on Saturdays
  • cemetery records – the deposit of burial registers has continued, and they now run up to the last few years

Birkenhead reference library has new contact details: