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"Library" Services

CSFHS Library

 Items from the Society's library may be referred to at the monthly meetings or borrowed for one month 
(i.e. until the next meeting)

Unfortunately we are not able to offer a postal loan service; the books can only be borrowed at our regular monthly meetings.

Facilities at St Ninians Library 

MARCH 2012 - We have moved our Facilities from Bridge of Allan Library and relocated to St Ninians Library.
Stirling Library Service have provided space for members' facilities at St Ninians Library. This allows easier access to some of the Society's holdings. The holdings purchased with the assistance by grants received from Stirling Council and the Awards for All Scheme.

NEW FOR 2012 - The Society with assistance from library staff will be running a help desk from 10am to 12pm on the following dates 3rd July, 7th August, 4th September, 2nd October, 6th November, 4th December. 

The Society has a microfiche and microfilm viewer and the following microfilms and microfiche at the Library:

Index to the 1881 Census - Clackmannanshire, Perthshire, Stirlingshire, West Lothian.

Index to the 1891 Census for the whole of Scotland by county and the 1891 Shipping Records. 

Index to the OPR births and marriages - Clackmannanshire, Perthshire, Stirlingshire, West Lothian.

1841 Census for Clackmannanshire  and Stirlingshire.

1851 Census for Clackmannanshire, Perthshire, Stirlingshire and West Lothian.

1891 Census for Clackmannanshire, Stirlingshire, West Perthshire and Bo'ness and Carriden.  

OPRs for Clackmannanshire, Stirlingshire, West Perthshire and West Lothian.

Facilities at Stirling Archives.

Stirling Council Archives generously provide open access to all the Society's holdings in book and paper form.
Details of open times and location visit the Archives web site 
1) Members' Pedigree Charts - submitted by members of the Society both past and present

2) Members' Papers Relating to Families - records, documents and lists relating to the families of members & others

3) Family History Reference
- books, booklets and reference papers on many different aspects of genealogy &
                                                        family history

This page was last updated on 30 May 2012 Central Scotland Family History Society, 1999.2004