Library Services

Learning in Libraries

Luton libraries are great places for everyone to study. Library members can access online courses, in libraries or from home. There are printed resources such as encyclopedias, text books, study guides, newspapers and magazines. We provide free for library members:

  • Homework help for children during term time
  • Access to business information
  • Access to computers 
  • Basic, quick support in using the computers

Local Studies and Family History

If you are researching the history of Luton and the surrounding area, doing a school project or looking into your family tree, Luton Central Library has a Local Studies and Family History Library. There are copies of the local newspapers on microfilm, printed transcripts of local parish registers, local census and maps. Luton Libraries have a subscription to the online family history resource, FindMyPast, available in every Luton library.