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Leicestershire County Council (Oadby)

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://www.leics.gov.uk
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): LEI

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Oadby Library
Sandhurst Street
Tel: 0116 271 5066
Fax: 0116 271 8163
Contact: Customer Services Librarian
Website Address: Http://www.leics.gov.uk/Oadby_library.htm

Opening hours:

Monday: 0930-1900
Tuesday: 0930-1900
Wednesday: 0930-1730
Thursday: 0930-1900
Friday: 0930-1730
Saturday: 0930-1700

Other Libraries:

3. Research Service

Service available? Yes.

Fee-based? Yes

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Research is undertaken on an hourly basis, with a minimum of one hour, payable in advance. Cost is � for first hour (inclusive of V.A.T.). � for subsequent hours. Work undertaken on receipt of cheque, made payable to Leicestershire County Council. For more information visit the Record Office website at: http://www.leics.gov.uk/research_service.htm
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations Not held. Refer to the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

5. Census returns

Oadby Library only holds photocopies of transcripts for 1841, 1861,1871,1881 and 1891 census returns
For listing of coverage visit Leicestershire Library Services Census by Library

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

6(b) City and Town Directories

6(c) Telephone Directories

Current local telephone directories

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Not held. Refer to the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

9. Unpublished Indexes

10. Parish Registers

Parish registers held by Oadby Library: Burton Overy, Carlton Curlieu, Gaulby, Great Glen, Great Stretton, Ilston on the Hill, Kings Norton, Oadby, Stretton Parva.
For non-conformist records contact the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Leicestershire Historian

12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material

13. Other material

14. Guides to Collections

15. Local Record Offices

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland,
Long Street
Wigston Magna
LE18 2AH
Tel: 0116 2571080
Fax: 0116 2571120

Other information