Family History ACT

The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc.




The Society's library is situated in the Cook Community Hub, 41 Templeton Street, Cook ACT.


Members can identify when they can volunteer and add their names to the roster.

Library Catalogue

For holdings please go to our Library Catalogue

About the Collection

For a detailed description of our collection and how it is organised please see: this page.


Members must display a current membership badge while using the Society's facilities.
Non-members may use the research facilities after purchasing a reader's ticket. The available tickets are:

  • one day – $10.00
  • one week – $20.00
  • 28 days – $30.00

The Library is closed on public holidays and during part of December and January. Please check the Calendar for periods of closure.

Tuesday11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Thursday11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Saturday2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday2:00 pm to 5:00 pm