Save the Date. New Event! New Location! History on your Doorstep 2019 History & Family History Fair Come along to what promises to be an exciting new event. Our long-standing History Fair has moved to your Doorstep! Saturday 15th June 2019, Carnegie Library, Ayr We have a new location and new additions. During the day we […]Read More History on your Doorstep 2019
Arrangements for our 2017 South Ayrshire History & Family History Fair on Saturday 3rd June are well underway with an exciting line-up of speakers. Whether you’re interested in exploring your family roots or wanting to take a more specialised look at a particular topic, the History Fair – and the guest speakers – will help bring your interest to […]Read More Save the date for our History and Family History Fair 2017
Want to explore your ancestry, but don’t know where to start? Fascinated by the past and wanting to learn more? Looking for something different to do at the weekend? Well look no further as South Ayrshire’s History Fair is almost upon us and promises to be much more than a trip down memory lane. In […]Read More Look who’s coming to the Fair so far!
Arrangements for our 2015 South Ayrshire History & Family History Fair on Saturday 6th June are well underway with the four guest speakers booked. Whether you’re interested in exploring your family roots or wanting to take a more specialised look at a particular topic, the History Fair – and the guest speakers – will help bring your […]Read More Speakers announced for this year’s History and Family History Fair
Would you like to trace your family history, but don’t know how to get started? The Local History Department in Ayr’s Carnegie Library will be holding a series of afternoon Family History Workshops during the winter months. The workshops are for those wishing to research their family history but need a helping hand. They give […]Read More Absolute Beginners Family History Workshops
Who do you think you are? Explore your family history at the Local and Family History department in Ayr’s Carnegie Library. The department houses a unique collection of books, pamphlets, directories, maps, plans, local newspapers and photographs. Members of the public who wish to conduct their own family history research are welcome to visit the department to use the resources we […]Read More Discover your family history with exciting new resources and expert help at Carnegie Library
Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular online genealogy resource to South Ayrshire Libraries. Discover your family history story with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more. This online resource is only available for FREE in our libraries and isn’t available […]Read More Access Ancestry for free in all South Ayrshire Libraries