If you are interested in researching your family history or whakapapa, many resources are available for you at our district libraries.
As well as relevant books, online resources and microfiche the Lake Taupo Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists operates at the Taupo Library offering voluntary assistance at set times.
Genealogy resources online
NZ Electoral Rolls 1853 – 1981 - Free access is only available in the library.
NZ, Maori Voter and Electoral Rolls 1908 and 1919 - Free access is only available in the library.
The New Zealand Society of Genealogists.
The database holds records for Taupo, Mangakino and Turangi cemeteries.
Lake Taupo branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists
Genealogy resources in your Library
The microfiche is available on a key system any time the library is open.
- New Zealand births, death, marriages and cemeteries
- Scotland and other international genealogical index
- NZ biographical dictionary
- Locality catalogue
Genealogy titles are:
- Family Tree Magazine
- Practical Family History
- The New Zealand Genealogist
- New Zealand Memories
Books on genealogy can be found in the:
- Adult non-fiction collection
- NZSG lending collection
- Family history reference collection