Wandsworth Heritage Service

Facilities and services

Our facilities

Quiet area

In our quiet areas, please switch off your mobile or turn it to silent and speak quietly, being mindful of other visitors


Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the library. You can log in on your phone, tablet or laptop. 

Find more records and resources in our archive catalogue

Learning and research

From historical archives to reference tools, discover learning and research resources at the Heritage Service.

Newspaper records

Discover digital newspaper archives from major publications including The Times and the Financial Times.

Ancestry tools

Dive into the past and trace your family tree using free ancestry tools such as Find My Past and Who’s Who and Who Was Who. 

Find My Past

On this site, all library members can access records, including UK BMDs, Maritime BMDs, Merchant Navy Records, England & Wales censuses.

Images from Wandsworth Heritage Service

Over 3500 images from the archive available to view and purchase.

Find out about more facilities and services on offer in the Heritage Service and within Wandsworth.