Family history research

Staff and highly experienced volunteers are available to help you research your family history. A variety of resources are offered to aid your genealogy search:

  • Books
  • Magazines
  • Ancestry.com (accessible for free in the library)
  • Find my past (accessible for free in the library)
  • Shipping records
  • Oral histories
  • Research templates
  • Family Tree templates
  • A large selection of records on microfiche and online.

Selected items are available for loan. Check the library catalogue for details or ask a staff member.

City of Joondalup genealogy publications

  • Family and Local History Newsletter is a quarterly publication produced by Local History. The newsletter containing tips, hints and feature articles.
  • Picture our Past is a pictorial history of the Joondalup region, contact your local library to view or purchase a copy.