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Archives collect and preserve original documents of organizations, such as churches or governments. Libraries generally collect published sources such as books, maps, and microfilm. This section describes Australia's major repositories of genealogical and historical records and sources.  
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Many Web sites help you learn about records and resources. Here are a few.<br>
  
===== [http://www.naa.gov.au/ National Archives] =====
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== Archives and Libraries ==
  
PO Box 7425
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==== National Archives of Australia <br>  ====
  
Canberra Business Centre
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==== Learn more about the National Archives  ====
  
ACT 2610
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Click [[Australia Archives and Libraries|here]].
  
The National Archives holds records of Australian government records of the Federation or Commonweath since in 1901; Commonwealth people; and the High Court.&nbsp;[http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx RecordSearch] describes over 7.7 million records created by 9000 Australian Government agencies.&nbsp; [http://www.naa.gov.au/about-us/publications/fact-sheets/fs01.aspx Reading rooms] are in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart and Darwin.<br>
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==== National Library of Australia  ====
  
[http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/research/index.aspx A step-by-step guide to research at the National Archives ]is available. More than 200 fact sheets about their records are available [http://www.naa.gov.au/about-us/publications/fact-sheets/index.aspx online]. Family history records are [http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/scope/not/index.aspx not in their collection], but the site contains links to those records. Read [http://www.naa.gov.au/services/family-historians/index.aspx Begin Your Journey]&nbsp; to get started family history. <br>
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==== Learn more about the National Library  ====
  
===== National Library of Australia<br>  =====
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Click [[Australia Archives and Libraries|here]]. The Library has a list of [http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html selected Web sites] for Australian family history and genealogy.  
 
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The National Library maintains a website that lists selected websites for Australian Family History and Genealogy: [http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html.]
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== Genealogy  ==
 
== Genealogy  ==
  
*AustraliaGenWeb Project: http://www.australiagenweb.org/
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*[http://www.australiagenweb.org/ AustraliaGenWeb Project] *[http://www.coraweb.com.au/ Web Sites for Genealogists] *[http://www.ballaratgenealogy.org.au/ Ballarat Genealogy<span style="display: none" id="1269986219905E">&nbsp;</span>]&nbsp;- created by Ballarat and District Genealogical Society with links to many other great resources.
 
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*[http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/search.jsp?form=searchHomePage&_divs_fulltext=&_persNames_surname=&_persNames_given=&_persNames_alias=&_offences_offenceCategory_offenceSubcategory=sexual%7Crape&_verdicts_verdictCategory_verdictSubcategory=&_punishments_punishmentCategory_punishmentSubcategory=&_divs_div0Type_div1Type=&fromMonth=&fromYear=&toMonth=&toYear=&ref=&submit.x=0&submit.y=0&submit=Search The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, London's Central Criminal Court, 1674-1913]
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== Immigration  ==
 
== Immigration  ==
  
*Convicts to Australia: http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/index.html, http://members.iinet.net.au/%7Eperthdps/convicts/index.html
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*[http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/index.html Convicts to Australia]
 
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== Vital Records  ==
 
== Vital Records  ==
  
*Births, Marriages and Deaths [http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.htm http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmaut.html]
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*[http://www.coraweb.com.au/bdmau.htm Birth, Death and Marriage Records]<br>
 
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== Newspapers  ==
 
== Newspapers  ==
  
 
*[http://ndpbeta.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home Historic Australian Newspapers 1803 to 1954]  
 
*[http://ndpbeta.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home Historic Australian Newspapers 1803 to 1954]  
*Obituaries: http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html
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*[http://www.ryersonindex.org/ Ryerson Index ]- a volunteer project indexing death notices and obituaries from contemporary Australian Newspapers with millions of entries. Thousands being added every month.
 
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html Obituaries]&nbsp;Australia &nbsp;
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Latest revision as of 14:37, 9 April 2012

Australia

Many Web sites help you learn about records and resources. Here are a few.

Contents

Archives and Libraries

National Archives of Australia

Learn more about the National Archives

Click here.

National Library of Australia

Learn more about the National Library

Click here. The Library has a list of selected Web sites for Australian family history and genealogy.

Genealogy

Immigration

Vital Records

Newspapers


 

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