Findmypast is a British-owned online genealogy resource, offering databases containing over four billion records, many of which are only available online here. In addition to Civil Registration and Census records, you’ll find an ever-growing collection of UK parish records, as well as British military records relating to the Army, Royal Navy and Air Force. Other useful collections include Merchant Navy Seamen’s records and the largest collection of Irish records available online. In addition, there’s a range of records from Australia, New Zealand, the USA and Canada.
Access free from home until 30 September
We’re able to bring you free access to the genealogical website Findmypast until 30 September. There are a few differences to your usual library access. You will not be able to log into your personal Findmypast account using the library subscription. Additionally, for privacy reasons, we ask that you don’t start or update your own family trees on this account. There is a fair usage policy which means you may access a maximum of 5,000 Records in any calendar month, subject to a maximum of 500 Records in any 24-hour period.
To find out how to log in please email email@example.com.