Hull History Centre exterior from Worship Street

Using the Local Studies Library

How the service works

The Local Studies Library is where you can browse the bookcases which contain books about all aspects of Hull and the wider East Riding area, use reference materials like maps, and borrow books and audio-visual material from the loan stock.

The Local Studies Library is open:

  • Tuesday: 9.30am-4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 9.30am-4.30pm
  • Thursday: 9.30am-4.30pm

You might find it useful in advance of your visit to consult our online catalogue.

You are welcome to use the coin operated photocopier in the Library.

You are welcome to take pictures of Local Studies material. Our usual charges apply. Payment should be made by using contactless wherever possible.