Local Studies Card Catalogue is now available online!
For all those who are interested in Local History or Family History, you can now access the Local History card indexes for our three biggest libraries (Pontefract, Wakefield and Castleford) through your computer. Some of these refer to newspaper articles which have been indexed, others refer to items that the Library Service has which relate to the local history of the area. You can now find out what resources we have by checking:
So if you’re interested in Sandal Castle, or if you’re wanting to know about the liquorice industry of Pontefract or if you have a relative who was involved with the Theatre Royal at Castleford you can now see what information we can provide.