Sunday,14 July 2024

Wakefield Libraries' Local History Index


Search our Local Studies Library index card collection for hundreds of thousands of historical references to local newspaper articles (including births, marriages and deaths), photographs and other literature, all of which can be found in libraries across the Wakefield district.

Choose a library: Keywords:

Enter the keywords that you're searching for and select the library where you think those records may be kept. If you're not sure, then select 'All libraries'.

Other resources

Wakefield Libraries' Homepage - Find information about us including the locations and opening times of our library branches

Wakefield Libraries' Catalogue - Search for books and more on our online catalogue

We Will Remember Them - Read profiles of local soldiers and their families who served in major 20th Century conflicts

'Twixt Aire and Calder' View thousands of historical images of the Wakefield District from our library collections