Family History Online

Gladstone City Library has a Local Collection Room which houses the local history collection and family history resources, along with microform materials; information about our onsite resources is on our History & Genealogy page.

We have provided a selection of sites below to assist you with your online family history research; whether you’re just beginning or experienced but encountered some problems, there are sites and resources to guide you in your next steps.


During the COVID-19 pandemic closures the State Library of Queensland and ProQuest are providing library members with free access to Ancestry Library Edition at home! 

To access Ancestry Library Edition you will need to login with your Gladstone Regional Libraries membership card number and passwordClick on the link here to login and go to Ancestry Library Edition online.


Bride c1940
Church with graveyard

Family History Help

Beginners to Advanced

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander

Family History Help

Cemeteries and

Burial Registers

Libraries, Archives, and Societies

Births, Marriages, and Deaths