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Aboriginal Family History
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Oct 13, 2015
The State Library of South Australia holds a wide cross section of information about South Australia and its people, some of which relates to Aboriginal people, but specific information regarding families can sometimes require broad research.
Almanacs and directories
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jun 8, 2015
Post Office directories and almanacs are a valuable source of information for family historians.
Australian convict records
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Nov 17, 2015
Between 1788 and 1868 about 160 000 British convicts were sent to Australia. This State Library of South Australia guide will assist you to locate worldwide resources for researching your convict ancestors.
Australian Joint Copying Project
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jul 1, 2015
A guide to the holdings of the State Library of South Australia
Births, deaths and marriages
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Dec 1, 2015
This State Library of South Australia guide includes information on cemeteries, church records, burials and probate (wills). Information for other states is also included.
Census and muster records
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Aug 28, 2013
A guide to the State Library of South Australia census and muster records for SA, Australia and the UK
Centenary of ANZAC projects
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Nov 9, 2015
The State Library of South Australia (SLSA) is honouring the memory of those who served at the front lines on World War 1 and on the home front, through a series of projects.
Child welfare in South Australia
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Dec 6, 2015
How to find information about adoption, fostering and children in institutional care, online and at the State Library of South Australia.
Church records
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Feb 17, 2013
The State Library holds a number of Church records which may be useful to family historians
Electoral Rolls
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jun 17, 2015
Australian Electoral Rolls (Commonwealth) all States and Territories
English & Welsh Resources for Family Historians
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jan 6, 2016
The State Library of South Australia has a large number of resources that may assist you in tracing your English or Welsh ancestry. This guide also contains websites of interest, contact details for relevant organisations and tips & tricks.
European Resources for family historians
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Sep 28, 2015
This State Library of South Australia guide highlights resources available at the Library as well as various databases and websites that may assist your search for ancestors in Europe and the Mediterranean.
Family history frequently asked questions
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Aug 24, 2014
Designed by the State Library of South Australia for use in the Family History area to answer only the most frequently asked family history questions (FAQ). For further assistance please see our family history LibGuides on specific topics.
Family history service at the State Library of South Australia
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Feb 7, 2016
An entry into our South Australian, Australian and international family history resources.
Family History Starter Guide
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Dec 7, 2015
For those new to family history and the State Library of South Australia collection, or for those needing a few tips and tricks
Government Records and the Family Historian
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jul 13, 2015
As a family historian, consider what information may be found in the Police, Education or Government Gazettes or hospital, electoral, probate, naturalisation or other government held records. This guide focuses mainly on South Australian resources.
Hospitals, nursing homes and public health in South Australia
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Apr 13, 2014
Sources for historical information about South Australian health services. Includes information about where to find hospital records.
Immigration to South Australia
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Sep 13, 2015
This State Library of South Australia guide has information on passenger lists, newspaper indexes and immigration schemes. It includes some resources about immigration to other states.
Irish Resources for Family Historians
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Oct 13, 2015
This State Library of South Australia guide highlights resources available at the Library as well as various databases and websites that may assist your search for ancestors in Ireland
Legal deposit
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Jan 4, 2015
This guide introduces the concept of legal deposit, interprets the relevant legislation and provides direction for South Australian publishers of physical and born-digital materials.
Occupations
This page outlines various resources available at the State Library of South Australia that may give you background to an ancestor's apprenticeship, trade or occupation. Some resources also give advice on how to locate records pertaining to an occupation
Scandinavian Resources for family historians
by State Library of South Australia - Last Updated Sep 28, 2015
This State Library of South Australia guide highlights resources available at the Library as well as various databases and websites that may assist your search for ancestors from Scandinavia.
 

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