Just getting started with researching your family history? Here are some tips and tricks to help you. Read more
Want to research your whakapapa but not sure where to start? Auckland Libraries can help. Read more
Find out how to obtain a birth, death or marriage certificate. You can also search our databases of cemeteries. Read more
When did your ancestors arrive in Auckland? Ask yourself three questions to help identify the arrival of an ancestor.
Information about using military records for family history research. Read more
Auckland Libraries hold a large collection on both Chinese settlement history and Chinese genealogy. Read more
The New Zealand voting rights timeline, 1853 - present, and selected resources for research using electoral rolls. Read more
Read about our rich and diverse family history and genealogy collections. Read more