Family history

Online family history services for library members.

Researching your family history? Randwick Library provides a range of online services which include records from the US, UK Ireland and New Zealand.

Additional family and local history services are available at Bowen Library in Maroubra.


Ancestry.com

Find UK and US census, court, birth, marriage and death records, newspaper articles, photos and historical maps. Includes Australian Electoral Rolls 1901-1936.

How to access: for a limited time Ancestry is now accessible from home, logon with your library card and password to gain access to the link.

Find My Past

Search billions of records from Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Ireland.

How to access: for a limited time findmypast is now accessible from home, logon with your library card and password to gain access to the link.

Internet History Resource

View images of historical documents which contain information, which can help you trace people who lived and worked in New South Wales during the period 1850 - 1920. Note: This resource is no longer updated.

How to access: Internet History Resources is free, but can only be accessed from computers within the Library, at any of our three libraries.

Can't find what you're looking for? Check our A-Z listing of databases.

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