We welcome enquiries from students and can advise on resources which might be suitable for your topic. Please email us.

Visitors purchasing a Reader’s Ticket will be given a basic introduction to the Library’s resources, including the online catalogue.

Genealogical research assistance is available Mon – Fri 9.30 - 2 pm.  Please book ahead by e-mail, telephone or letter, particularly if you are visiting Jersey with limited time.

Research conducted by trained staff on behalf of non-members is charged at £20/hour. The initial assessment of your research needs is free and carries no obligation. 

Purchase research


Local Members of the Société Jersiaise are entitled to borrow one book at a time for a period of 3 weeks. Scarce items and reference materials will be not lent.


Free WiFi is available in the Library. Please ask staff for the password.


Photocopying and/or scanning: service is available within the bounds of the Intellectual Property (Unregisterd Rights) (Jersey) Law 2011.
All photocopying / scanning is carried out at the discretion of the Librarian.

Conditions of Library use

  • All bags must be left in the lockers provided, and coats in the cloak room
  • Pencils only - no pens
  • No food or drink may be brought into the Library
  • Camera use only with permission