If you are unable to visit the Old Palace we can do the following kinds of research for you
- Search the catalogues of printed books and artefacts
- Examine books printed in English
- Examine artefacts
Please note the following:
- The catalogue of printed books and some of the catalogues of records and manuscripts are available online (see the Library and Records & Manuscripts pages for details)
Requesting a search
To request research complete the form and return it with a cheque for the minimum fee.
There is a charge of £15.50 per 30 minutes of research. This includes the time taken to write up the research.
There is a minimum charge of £15.50. The minimum charge is payable in advance but clients are billed in arrears for additional time spent at their request.
Yorkshire Biographical Database
This is now part of the Research Service above and charged according to those rates.
The Yorkshire Biographical Database was compiled by the late Prof. Philip M. Stell and contains over half a million entries on Yorkshire men and women mainly before 1550. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you require further information about the service.
If you are unable to visit us to consult original material identified by a search, you may be able to find a researcher to undertake the work for you using the AGRA website, or you may like to request images of the material (see Imaging).