Calderdale Register office
Calderdale Council's Register office holds documents that can help you trace your family history.
For more information, see: Family history research .
Halifax Antiquarian Society
The Halifax Antiquarian Society has been producing informative and invaluable articles about the local area and people since 1901.
A complete set of their transactions, together with an index, is kept in the Central Reference Library, Halifax .
Certain copies are also available for loan through the library service.
Local history societies
Calderdale has a thriving network of local history societies.
To find details of many of these, select the category 'Local history and heritage' from the Clubs and societies database.
West Yorkshire Archives (Calderdale) offers a wealth of further resources for the researcher and historian. You will find it on the same floor as the Reference and Local studies library .
For more information, see: Archives .