Records, indexes and catalogues
- Surrey records online - search for images of thousands of documents published online in partnership with Ancestry; school records on Findmypast; and free indexes on this website.
- Collections catalogue to search the full text of Surrey History Centre's online catalogue of archive holdings. This now includes the contents of the Francis Frith photographs, Illustrations, Robert Barclay Illustrations, Library Maps, Loseley Letters and Sale Particulars databases. Over 41,000 records also now have linked images.
- Archives Index is no longer available. Please use the collections catalogue to search descriptions of documents, maps, illustrations and photographs held at Surrey History Centre.
- Exploring Surrey's Past also contains the data from Surrey History Centre's online catalogue of archive holdings and our Journals database. You can also use Exploring Surrey's Past to search Surrey's Historic Environment Record and records from a number of partner museums and local history organisations.
Books and pamphlets
- Library catalogue to search for printed books and pamphlets at Surrey History Centre.
Popular research guides
- Guide to parish registers held at Surrey History Centre for a list of parish registers you can consult at Surrey History Centre (microform and originals).
- Surrey newspapers back issues for information about newspapers held at Surrey History Centre and in Surrey libraries.
- List of film at Surrey History Centre
The National Archives 'Discovery'
- The National Archives - Discovery search includes the Manorial Documents Register for the locations of manorial records relating to Surrey, and the National Register of Archives containing information on the nature and location of manuscripts and historical records that relate to British history.
Files available to download
Surrey History Centre Accessions 2021 (PDF)
Details of new record accessions at Surrey History Centre in 2021.
Surrey History Centre accessions 2020 (PDF)
Details of new record accessions at Surrey History Centre in 2020
Surrey History Centre accessions 2019 (PDF)
Details of new record accessions at Surrey History Centre in 2019
Surrey History Centre accessions 2018 (PDF)
Details of new record accessions at Surrey History Centre in 2018
Surrey History Centre accessions 2017 (PDF)
Details of new record accessions at Surrey History Centre in 2017
Surrey Heritage 70th anniversary booklet (PDF)
Discover 70 favourites from Surrey Heritage's collections to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the archive service in Surrey