The information on this page concentrates on how to locate family history related records and information in Austria. As modern day Austria, only came into being in 1918 you may also like to check the Hungarian Tab above. We have tried to include Austro-Hungarian links and information on both pages.
To trace family arriving in South Australia try our guide to immigration. If family arrived in Australia after 1940 passenger lists may be found at National Archives, as passenger lists came under Federal jurisdiction after 1940.
Please note that these websites are not arranged in any particular order and some may not be available in English.
While you are in the Library don't forget to check out our databases:
Here are some suggested links that may be helpful.
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Biography
Austria -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Jews -- Austria -- Vienna -- Biography
For a more general listing of Austrian related material within our collection click here.
Are you unable to come into the State Library of South Australia to undertake your research? You may like to consider using our Ask Us service.