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Our online bookshop sells a wide variety of family history and genealogy publications

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Unique Records


The Society of Genealogists Library contains thousands of unique records that you will find nowhere else. Our records are being updated daily and include:

Army records, Boyds records, Court records, Local records.

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Events & Courses


Our wide ranging programme of talks, courses, walks and visits is open to anyone interested in family history.

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Opening hours & closures


Find out the Society's regular opening hours  and planned closures for 2016.

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Getting Here


14 Charterhouse Buildings
Goswell Road
London EC1M 7BA

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