Whether your are interested on the history of the South Wales area or want to research your family history your local libraries can form a useful resource.
All libraries will have books that can get you started by explaining the methods you should use and the places you should look to find out about your area or ancestors.
Research resources at libraries:
You can view detailed source material at some of our libraries.You can access microfilm or computer based records and historical information and also view local newspapers and census returns.
These facilities are available at
You can submit an enquiry to our Reference Librarians online
Please make all enquiries as specific as possible and include all relevant background information. If enquiring about an article(s) from a local newspaper, please provide the exact date the article(s) appeared.
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