Newspapers and eResources

Findmypast – British Newspapers

A findmypast subscription offers access to the British Newspaper Archive 1710-1953. The collection includes local and regional publications from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Each page has been digitized and fully indexed so offering  searches of every word within an…

Findmypast – Full list of Irish Family History Records

The commercial site Findmypast has a vast collection of world records. Use this list to see what Irish records are available. They are arranged by the following categories:• Census, Land & Substitutes• Churches & Religion• Education & Work • Immigration…

Ancestry.com – Ireland Family History Research Page

There are 176+ data collections online. The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. Subscription options offer access to transcripts or digitised records.  The collections are arranged in the following categories:• Ireland Census & Voter Lists• Ireland Birth, Marriage &…

Representative Church Body Library, Dublin, Ireland

The Representative Church Body Library (RCB) offers access to: •  List of Parish Registers (September 2018) is a colour coded list of what survives, where it is plus information about copies, transcripts and online indexes. It can be downloaded as…

Celtic Guide

This free online magazine has issues, from January 2012, that can be downloaded as a PDF files. The term Celtic is used loosely to include a melting pot of races, including the Viking race, which played such a significant role…

Free Irish eBooks – Index of free eBooks

This site lists Irish eBooks and eJournals in a wide range of categories. There are 4,000+ genealogy and 1,500+ history titles (with links to open the books). All titles can be read online and most can be downloaded to a…

The British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive offers access to 45.1+ million newspaper pages dating from the 1700s to current. A free search is available or you can browse by – Date, Country, Region, County, Place or Recently Added titles. Filtering options include…

Nick Reddan’s Newspaper Abstracts – Index

This site has 14,840+ abstracts from various Irish newspapers 1720-1865 sorted by family name. Papers include the Freeman’s Journal, Dublin Weekly Journal, Hoey’s Dublin Mercury, Pue’s Occurrences, Belfast Newsletter and Limerick newspapers.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

This collection includes searchable full text, page and article images. Those with a # have an additional year of content added annually. Titles for the United Kingdom, Ireland and other countries include: • Chinese Newspapers Collection 1832-1953 (23 English titles)* • The…