The main Family and Local History collections are located at Luton Central Library.
Drop in (no appointment necessary) to use our Local and Family History Resources.  Our team members will be happy to help you with short enquiries and can signpost to other services.

For more detailed enquiries please contact 01582 547418 or email [email protected]. We aim to acknowledge telephone and email inquiries within 3 working days.


We also offer free training on Find My Past and our local history resources.


Maximum 60 minutes research    




A4 Black and White = 20p

A3 Black and White = 40p

A4 Digital Microfilm Reader  = 40p
A3 Digital Microfilm Reader  = 80p

Postage and Packing     

From £1.00


For research outside these parameters, customers are encouraged to contact independent researchers or commercial directories:


Family History Federation

National Archives - paying for independent research

Bedfordshire Archives

Society of Genealogists