South Ayrshire Local and Family History Library

About this Organisation

The Scottish and Local History Library is located on the first floor of the Carnegie Library in Ayr. We hold a wealth of free resources for anyone who is researching their family tree or studying the local history of the area. We have dedicated, friendly, experienced staff who are happy to assist and give advice on all aspects of your research. We aim to help customers bring family names, dates and places to life.

The department houses a unique collection of books, local newspapers, photographs, pamphlets, directories and maps. Disabled access is at the rear of the building and there is a lift to the first floor.

Unlimited free Wi-Fi available.

Organisation Type

Public Library or Archive


Carnegie Library
12 Main Street
South Ayrshire

Other Information

Entry last updated: April 17th, 2018

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