Gateshead Council

Site Search


Catalogue

FIND OUT MORE

New Local Studies website


Gateshead Libraries have launched a new Local Studies website at www.gatesheadlocalstudies.com

 

 

The site provides access to digital images of historic Gateshead along with listings of other historic material available to view at Gateshead Central Library.

 

The new website includes the following collections:

 

  • Digitised images of historic Gateshead available to view online (approx. 8000).

 

  • Listings of all Local Studies newspapers, maps, church records and voters lists available to view at Central Library

 

  • Listings of special collections and manuscripts that are catalogued and are available to view at Central Library (this work is ongoing)

 

  • Digitised posters and sound recordings available to view online

 

  • Articles about Gateshead available to view, print and download

 

  • A selection of references from our card catalogue. These refer to articles in newspapers, cuttings and books which available to view at Central Library (this work is ongoing)

 

 

Look out for new material which is being added all the time.

 

More information about the Local Studies Collection, including information about visiting and how to book an appointment to view material, can be found on the Gateshead Local History pages.

 

 




Subscribe to feed Subscribe to feed




USEFUL LINKS








NEWS ITEMS



District Energy Scheme - Engineering Works

Changes at Felling, Rowlands Gill and Whickham Libraries
Changes at Felling, Rowlands Gill and Whickham Libraries
What’s happening at these Gateshead Libraries

The Central Library Shop
The Central Library Shop
Our new gift shop is now open

Library Review Update
Library Review Update
Changes to library services...

Autism Information Hub
Autism Information Hub
Information, books, drop-in sessions and more...

Central Library Gift Shop
Central Library Gift Shop
For a wonderful range of local and literary cards and gifts...

We need your email address, please
We need your email address, please
Help us to keep you informed...

Download our Library App
Download our Library App
For information at your fingertips...

Chopwell Library has moved
Chopwell Library has moved
Find us in the Children’s Centre

New Local Studies website
New Local Studies website
View and search our unique historic collections...


libraries@gateshead.gov.uk

Gateshead Central Library
Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Tel: 0191 433 8410

© Gateshead Council 2011 | Terms | Privacy & Cookies : Find out More| Site Map