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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru/National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales (LLGC/NLW) is the premier centre for family history research in Wales, holding as it does abundant records covering the whole of Wales.

Apart from its collections of printed materials, which include electoral lists, newspapers, journals, and directories, NLW holds a whole range of such useful resources for genealogical researchExternal website - opens in a new window as parish and non-conformist registers, marriage bonds and affidavits, probate documents, estate records and personal papers, pedigree books, copies of census returns, plans, sale catalogues, and tithe maps and schedules.

For further information on these and other records useful for family historians, please consult the National Library of Wales websiteExternal website - opens in a new window.

You can access several LLGC/NLW catalogues on the NLW catalogue and electronic resourcesExternal website - opens in a new window page of the website.

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Contact Details

National Library of Wales
Ceredigion SY23 3BU

Tel: +44 (0)1970 632 800
Fax: +44 (0)1970 632 882


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