Extra resources for researching your family’s history
- General library resources on researching your family history
- Published histories of some Tasmanian families
- See more resources on ancestors outside Tasmania
- Private family history researchers
- Colonial Tasmanian Links database
Other Tasmanian organisations
Other online resources
- Ancestry Library Edition – a comprehensive source for genealogical and local history research. Available onsite in our libraries only. View the Ancestry tutorial.
- Findmypast – a family history and genealogy website containing over 50 million family history records. Available onsite in our libraries only. View the Findmypast tutorial.
- FamilySearch – free family trees, genealogy records and resources. View the FamilySearch tutorial.
- Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland – access within our libraries or login with your library membership from home (note: access is not available through Internet Explorer or Edge browsers).
- State Library of Queensland’s useful websites for family historians
- National Library’s Australian Family History and genealogy selected websites
- Cyndi’s list
- Society of Australian Genealogists
- GenealogyInTime Magazine