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Looking further afield seeking resources outside the box

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Presented by Michelle Nichols at local studies meeting 27 March 2018

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Looking further afield seeking resources outside the box

  1. 1. Michelle Nichols ~ 2018 10 Slides in 5 minutes Looking further afield seeking resources outside the box
  2. 2. THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX Image: Courtesy Distractify http://distractify.com/people/scenes-from-the-past-you-never-expected-never-seen-before/
  3. 3. Website https://www.loc.gov/ LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
  4. 4. Website TROVE – JOURNALS etc Search journal articles, reports, book chapters, reviews, working papers, conference items and data sets. Also includes newspaper, magazine and scholarly journal titles.
  5. 5. NSW ARCHAEOLOGY ONLINE: GREY LITERATURE ARCHIVE
  6. 6. GOOGLE EARTH & LAYERS http://lisalouisecooke.com/free-google-earth- for-genealogy-video-class-by-lisa-louise-
  7. 7. NEWSPAPERS ~ PAPERS PAST NZ https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/
  8. 8. https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ NEWSPAPERS ~ CHRONICLING US CHRONICLING AMERICA Historic American Newspapers Database of America's historic newspaper covering 1789-1963. Is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities & the Library of Congress.
  9. 9. https://news.google.com/newspapers NEWSPAPERS ~ GOOGLE
  10. 10. https://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/ BRITISH NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES
  11. 11. NSW POLICE GAZETTES 1854-1930 Records include information on a wide selection of crimes: • Theft • Abduction • Arson • Wife or child desertion • Pick-pocketing • Card sharps & confidence tricksters • Rape • Murder • Drunkenness • Bigamy ... and much more Ancestry Library & Find My Past - databases

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