The Islington Local History Centre holds a wide range of resources about the history of the borough, including maps, photographs, census records, electoral rolls, trade directories and archive material. Our collections are available for research on family history, local history and many other subjects and you don't need to live in Islington or be a member of our libraries to make use of Local History Centre facilities.
Local History Centre staff
Our staff will be available during your visit to help you find useful sources for your research:
Mark Aston, Local History Manager
Ben Smith, Heritage Officer
Using our webpages
To find out about our collections and services, please download our information leaflet or follow the links on the left-hand menu
To learn more about the history of Islington, see our Borough History pages
For details of local history exhibitions, events and activities, visit our What's On pages.
Now scroll down on your smart device to see the first plaque in the islington Green Plaques Walk.
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