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: The Find and Connect website brings together records relating to institutional care in Australia. It contains information about and images of childrens homes, as well as information about where records relating to care can be found such as government departments or past providers of care. It does not contain personal information or private records. This website contains information that is relevant to anyone who experienced out of home care in Australia, not only the Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants but also members of the Stolen Generations, foster children, wards of state and adopted children.
Findmypast: Find My Past is a family history and genealogy website. The National Library of Australia subscribes to the World Edition, which includes the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, United States and Canada collections. Users may select the collection they wish to search from the Search box on the Find my Past homepage. Popular records contained in the collections include birth, marriage and death records; census records; British newspapers; parish baptisms, marriages and burials; military records, and passenger lists of ships leaving the UK. A key collection is that of the British in India, produced in partnership with the British Library, and including the records of the British India Office and the East India company
: A collection of transcribed Australian, New Zealand and Commonwealth military service records. Records relate to World War I, World War II, Boer War and other conflicts. An individual subscription is required to view the complete record.
: FreeUKGEN makes available primary records relating to UK genealogy online, free of charge. The website is continually expanding. Includes FreeBMD, FreeCEN and FreeReg.
Gale: Allows cross searching of the Gale digital archives subscribed to by the National Library of Australia. Titles available currently include: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (Law module only as at October 2014) , Nineteenth Century Collections Online (all modules subscribed to by the National Library), The Making of the Modern World, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Collection, Nineteenth Century British Newspapers, Nineteenth Century UK Periodicals, Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive 1902-2010, Financial Times Historical Archive 1888-2010, Illustrated London News Historical Archive 1842-2003, Sunday Times Digital Archive.
Gale Cengage Learning: Allows cross-searching of the Gale range of historical newspaper collections subscribed to by the National Library of Australia. Users can simultaneously search or browse across the Times Digital Archive, the Sunday Times Digital Archive, the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection, the Financial Times Historical Archive, the 19th Century British Newspapers (Parts I - IV), the 19th Century UK Periodicals Series I New Readerships and Series II Empire, the Illustrated London News Historical Archive, the Economist Historical Archive and Punch Historical Archive.
Genseek Genealogy is a website devoted to locating and promoting articles and information in relation to genealogy and history. It includes ship and passenger lists for Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada ; emigration schemes; convict genealogy; newspaper indexes/links; religious indexes; electoral rolls, etc.
GENUKI is a comprehensive virtual reference library of genealogical information that is of particular relevance to the UK & Ireland. It is organised so as to make it easy to find what information on what topics is available online related to given geographical localities (even down to parish level). It is a noncommercial service, provided by an ever-growing group of volunteers in cooperation with the Federation of Family History Societies and a number of its member societies. It is not just a list of links to information elsewhere but rather it also contains a large and ever-growing set of specially-produced information pages.
: Provides access to Griffiths valuation, the first full scale valuation of property in Ireland. Users can search by family name, or by county, barony, union or parish to locate their ancestor. A Place Name search is also available. Once a person is located, a user can view and zoom in on maps showing all the townlands with map references as stated in Griffiths
This is an index of approximately 3000 ships that visited New Zealand. Arranged by port, then by year of visit.
A guide to Australian and selected overseas genealogy resources, including births, deaths and marriages registers, electoral rolls, government records, and shipping records. Arranged by subject within a State or Country.
The Australian Joint Copying Project or AJCP is a collection of historical material relating to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific dating from 1560 to 1984. The material has been drawn from records held in the United Kingdom and microfilmed. This guide contains descriptions of the contents of the AJCP handbooks, the material contained in the AJCP,and the related microfilm reel/s,
A description of the microfilm collection held at the National Library of Australia containing the records of those Indians who went to Fiji as indentured labourers.
This guide suggests map resources to try when researching British or Irish origins at the National Library of Australia. Maps suggested include gazetteers, Ordnance Survey maps of Britain and Ireland, early maps and atlases of Britain and Ireland, early maps and atlases of London and other towns.