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West Lothian Council

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL:
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): WLN

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Library HQ
Connolly House
Hopefield Road
West Lothian
EH47 7HZ
Tel: 01506 776331
Fax: 01506 776345

Opening hours:

Other Libraries:


3. Research Service

Service available? No

Fee-based? -

Provided by local Record Office? Holds no family history resources: Council records only
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations No

5. Census returns

1841-1891 inclusive. West Lothian (County and District) parishes

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories


6(b) City and Town Directories


6(c) Telephone Directories

Current only

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

West Lothian 1924 to date

7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

IGI 1992 microfiche Scotland and Ireland

9. Unpublished Indexes


10. Parish Registers

Old parish registers for West Lothian (County and District) parishes. Microfilm

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)


12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material


14. Guides to Collections

Leaflet - free from Library HQ

15. Local Record Offices

Records Manager
4 Rutherford Square
West Lothian

Other information