South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society Inc

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/602

Forma autorizada del nombre

South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society Inc

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

  • Genealogy SA
  • SAGHS

Tipo

  • Community

Área de contacto

 

Librarian

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

201 Unley Road, Unley

Localidad

Adelaide

Región

South Australia

Nombre del país

Código postal

5061

Teléfono

08 8724222

Fax

Correo electrónico

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

Founded in 1972 and incorporated on 29 August 1973, the Society now has over 3200 members and a significant library.

Contexto geográfico y cultural

Primarily focused on South Australia.

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

A President and Council are elected at the Annual General Meeting.
A branch is based at Kadina with a small library. (Kadina is a town on the Yorke Peninsula, approximately 144 km north-northwest of Adelaide.)

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

The collection policy is primarily focused on South Australia. The society has an active copying policy (previously by microform and now digitisation) and an active indexing program with volunteers entering data into a computer database which is being gradually up-loaded onto the website.

Edificios

Located in the former Unley Institute building, built in 1911.

Fondos


  • Large collection of published and unpublished family histories
  • Microform series of the District Registers of Birth, Marriage and District Certificates, 1842-c1932.
  • Church registers (complete collection for Catholic Church, Anglican and Presbyterian Churches and smaller collections for other denominations)
  • School admission registers
  • Local Government assessment records
  • Ships' passenger lists and indexes
  • Hospital admission registers
  • Indexes of Adelaide 'Advertiser' personal notices, c1972 onwards.

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

In-house database of records which is increasingly being moved onto a website database.

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Tuesday, 10.30am-9pm
Wednesday and Thursday, 10.30am to 4.30pm
Saturday, 10.30am to 4.30pm
Sunday (2nd and 4th), 1-4.30 pm
Office Hours Monday to Friday, 9am-4pm.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

The Library is primarily for the use of the members, however, non-members can use the library by paying a visitor's fee. Some material is available on the website, but a fee is payable for additional material by non-members.

Accesibilidad

A location map is available on the website. Public Transport runs past the Library.
Wheelchair access is available.

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

See website for fees.

Servicios de reproducción

A photocopier is available and a digital camera can be used for some records. Copies can be taken from microform viewers. However, there is an embargo on copying some records (eg District Records of Births, Deaths and Marriages).

Áreas públicas

Área de control

Identificador de la descripción

Identificador de la institución

Reglas y/o convenciones usadas

Estado de elaboración

Nivel de detalle

Fechas de creación, revisión o eliminación

3 May 2019

Idioma(s)

Escritura(s)

Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Immigration (Thematic area)
  • Religión (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

201 Unley Road, Unley
Adelaide, South Australia 5061