Advice Service

Advice sessions at the Society

The Society runs free one-to-one advice sessions at its library on alternate Saturdays from 2pm. Each session lasts for 30 minutes and is open to both members and non-members. To book a session, telephone the library on 020 7702 5485 or email us.

Dates for 2017 are as follows:

21 January
4 February
18 February
4 March
18 March
1 April
22 April
6 May
20 May
3 June
17 June
1 July
15 July
29 July
12 August
26 August
9 September
23 September
30 September
14 October
28 October
11 November
25 November
9 December

Telephone advice service

Have you got stuck in your family history research or need any other genealogy advice? If so, the Society runs a free telephone advice line to help you.

Opening hours: Thursday: 6pm-7.45pm, Saturday 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
Advice line number: 020 7490 8911

We look forward to hearing from you.

Research Guides

We have a number of online record guides to help you in your research.

Help Getting Started


The Society's Record Guides introduce the sources that will help you with your family history

View all Record Guides

Free library tours


Find out what we have in our unique library to help you with your research.

Details of free library tours