Highlight: The Family Tree Historical Maps Book of Europe

BWY026 600 Title: The Family Tree Historical Maps Book of Europe: A Country-by-Country Atlas of European History 1700s-1900s Author: Allison Dolan Media: hardcover, 224 pages Year: 2015 ISBN: 9781440342042 Item Code: BWY026 Price: AUD$49.95 Link to website The “Family Tree Historical Maps Book of Europe” is an indispensable reference tool for European genealogy. Use this country-by-country atlas […] Continue reading →

Trove’s Historical Newspaper Collection Keeps Growing

Old Newspapers 2 The National Library of Australia is pleased to announce that the following historical newspapers, digitised by the National Library through the Australian Newspaper Plan program, have been recently added to Digitised newspapers collection on Trove. Many of these newspapers are currently being added to Trove and further issues will become available shortly.   New South […] Continue reading →

MyHeritage Launches “Global Name Translation”

MyHeritage - Global Name Translation The following is a press release from MyHeritage, dated 8 July 2015 with some VERY, VERY BIG GENEALOGY NEWS! TEL AVIV, Israel & LEHI, Utah–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MyHeritage, the leading destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history, today announced the launch of Global Name Translation™, a new technology to help families break through language barriers in […] Continue reading →

3, 2, 1, Let’s Cruise

Baltic Map The countdown is well and truly on for the 8th Unlock the Past cruise. A number of our staff (myself included) are heading off to England on Wednesday this week for a genealogy cruise which leaves from Southampton. We’ll be arriving a couple of days before the cruise departs, to hopefully get into the right […] Continue reading →