Welcome to the Dorset History Centre online catalogue

Welcome to Dorset History Centre’s online catalogue of our archival holdings. The catalogue contains descriptions of the collections we hold relating to the history of people and places in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole.

To search, either use the Catalogue Search box at the top of the page for a simple text search, or click on Advanced Search for more detailed search options.

Local studies books, including the Dorset Authors collection can be searched via the Dorset library catalogue.

For information on visiting us, requesting copies or arranging research please visit our website.

Collection highlights

WW1 diaries of RSM George Beck

WW1 diaries of RSM George Beck