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Rapid Intelligence: This site provides an interface for comparing national statistics in graphical formats. Statistics are sourced from organisations such as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF and the OECD.
Federal Court of Australia: This database contains Australian material relating to native title and land claims including journal articles, books, book chapters, conference papers, reports and press clippings. This collection began in the 1990s, although some material dates back to 1839. It also includes selected material from other jurisdictions including New Zealand, the United States, Canada, Africa and Asia.
NSW Department of Lands: Historical parish, town and pastoral maps showing land ownership from the late 19th to mid 20th Centuries. Select the link to the Search Facility to find historic cadastral maps for NSW by county or town name.
LPI NSW: Topographic maps of New South Wales. Generally are available at scales of 1:25,000 in the eastern region, 1:50,000 in the central region and 1:100,000 in the western region of NSW.
Gale Cengage Learning: The 19th Century British Newspapers collection contains full runs of national, regional and local newspapers from the collections of the British Library. These titles represent nineteenth century Britain, from business to sport, from politics to entertainment and the arts, and reflect the social and political developments of the times in which they were published. The collection includes newspapers from London, the English regions, home country newspapers from Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, and titles in specialist areas such as Victorian radicalism and Chartism. The National Library provides access to all 4 parts of the collection. Cross searchable with other Gale products via the Gale NewsVault and Gale Artemis Primary Sources. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.
Gale Cengage learning: Using a wide array of primary source documents, serials, books, manuscripts, diaries, reports and visual materials, Women Transnational Networks focuses on issues at the intersection of gender and class from the late 18th century to the era of suffrage in the early 20th century, all through a transnational perspective, The collection contains deep information on European and North American movements, but also expands its cope to include collections from other regions, including Australia. Researchers and scholars will find rare content related to social reform movements and groups, high and low culture, literature and the arts, immigration, daily life, religion and more. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.
Gale Cengage Learning: 19th Century UK Periodicals is a database using content from the British Library, the National Library of Scotland,the National Library of Australia, and many other sources, to make available digitised versions of key 19th Century UK Periodicals. For the over 180 periodicals currently available, every front page, editorial, article, poem, recipe, advertisement and classified ad that appeared within their pages for the time period available is accessible. Users of the database will be able to search every word on every page. To be released in 5 series, the National Library currently has access to Series 1: New Readerships: Women's, Children's, Humour and Leisure/Sport, and Series 2: Empire: Travel and Anthropology, Economics, Missionary and Colonial. Cross searchable with other Gale products via the Gale NewsVault. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.
Department of Primary Industries and Water, State Government of Tasmania: Provides details on the Board's establishment, functions, and responsibilities. Information on the data set of Tasmanian place names. Individual names can be researched by contacting the Board secretary. Contact details provided.
Northern Territory Department of Planning and Infrastructure: Search for names registered under the Place Names Act as well as names appearing on current and historical maps and in historical publications. Can search using either a simple or advanced search. The Register is continually being updated and new place names being added.
University of Sydney: NSW Archaeology Online is a sustainable digital archive of information about the archaeology and heritage of important cultural places in New South Wales. Includes previously unpublished consultancy and student research reports (the grey-literature), many dating from prior to 1990. Also includes slides and photographs of industrial and other sites taken as part of historical archaeology research and consultancy projects conducted before 1995.
Mura Gadi is an online guide to significant manuscripts, pictures and oral histories in the National Library of Australia relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples prior to 2003. Although it does not list the many books, periodicals and other publications in the Library relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, these materials can be found using the Library's online catalogue at http://www.nla.gov.au/catalogue/
A guide to finding sources of statistics at the National Library of Australia. Refers to both Australian and overseas statistics. Includes material held in print, microform and online formats.
Provides information on how to access ebooks in various formats at the National Library of Australia. Includes information on National Library ebooks, subscription collections and the Ebsco ebook service
This guide outlines the scope of the aerial photograph collections held at the National Library of Australia. It also provides guidance to users in how to locate the photographs through the online catalogue and topographic map sheet indexes.
A guide to Australian electoral rolls held by the National Library of Australia. Includes both federal and state electoral rolls.
A guide to how to use and find maps in the National Library of Australia to research family history. This guide covers pastoral and squatting maps, county and parish maps, real estate and sales plans.
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.
A research guide to identifying and locating topographic maps in the collections of the National Library of Australia.