Ancestry Library Edition

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Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. Answers await everyone—whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist or historian—inside the more than 7,000 available databases. Here, you can unlock the story of you with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, maps, and more.

Ancestry Library Edition has unparalleled genealogical coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom which includes census, church, court, and immigration records as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world.

Ancestry Library Edition allows access anywhere within the library system, to any number of patrons. There are no simultaneous user restrictions.

Australian content in ALE includes:

  • Electoral Rolls
  • Australian Birth Marriage and Death indexes
  • Australian Immigration & Travel
  • Convict Transport registers 1st,2nd,3rd and other fleets
  • Tasmanian Immigrant Lists 1841-1884
  • Passenger Lists
  • Queensland & SA Government Gazettes
  • Australian Tax, Criminal, Land and Wills Lists
  • Australian Convict Index
  • Australian References, Dictionaries and Almanacs
  • Australian Stories, Memories and Histories




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Content Type

Archival Records
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