The branch offers many resources for the use of members.
Note some material is available for loan while other material is for reference only. Reference materials can be used in the club rooms and are available before and after meetings and on research days.
Library Catalogue (Dec 2016)
What is available on the branch’s laptops:
Canterbury Catholic Baptisms
Electoral Rolls 1881-1925
Jim Pearce Index (Evening Post Obituaries 1929-1977)
Kiwi Index * (NZSG)
Kiwi Index 2 *
NZ Burial Locator
NZ Geneologist Magazine Index
NZ Marriages 1836-1955
NZSG Conference 2014 Papers
NZSG Index v.5 *– earlier version of Kiwi Index
(* The 3 Kiwi Index databases contain a range of different resources such as pointers to other indexes, School Records, BMD Certificates etc)
We also have some groups related to the Branch.
Family History Computing
Every Friday (School Term only) 3-6 p.m
SmartNewtown (next Newtown Public Library).
Latest laptops (or BYO). Free Internet.
Do Your Own Thing (& bring what you need to do it). Also other skills.
Getting there: Buses are very good – leave your car at a bus stop and continue onto Newtown. #3, 10, 11, 18, 43/44 pass Riddiford & Constable Sts corner.
Ring Aileen 232 6024 or text 027 212 6024