This page lists Victorian-related online, networked and microform resources as well as print publications available for use within the National Library of Australia.

Online

Ancestry (Library Edition)

Currently Ancestry has no Victorian-specific BDM records available through its databases.

Find My Past (World Edition)

Currently, Find My Past has the following Victoria-related BDM records available:

Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages

The Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages provides an online index to the following:

  • Births 1836-1924
  • Marriages 1836-1942
  • Deaths 1836-1985

A fee for viewing search results is charged but electronic copies of historic certificates can be purchased and downloaded online.

The Registry also provide online access to the Marine Index which includes births, deaths and marriages on ships to Victoria during the following period:

  • Births 1853-1920
  • Marriages 1853-1920
  • Deaths 1853-1920

Ship's names are included on this index and a fee for viewing search results is charged.

Networked resources in the Library

In addition to the Library's subscription databases, the following CD-ROM resources are available for access within the Library:

The following resource is available on the standalone PC in the Newspapers and Family History zone:

Microfilmed and other published material

The following microfilmed products and published works are available on open access in the Newspapers and Family History zone: