National Genealogy Links

Review Link/Service/Resource and Comments
8/98
Summary: Castle Links
to help you find info about historic buildings.

5/98
Summary: Links to Austrian Church Resources
to help you find the right parish.

3/98
Summary: Links to Austrian Media
selected daily papers, radio, TV.

08/05
Very good
Historikerkanzlei Genealogisch-Historische Recherchen GmbH New
was founded in 2004 by four historians in cooperation with a university professor for Contemporary History at the University of Vienna and has been concerned with global genealogic-historic research from the beginning. The service package includes:
Procurement of (historic) diploma, birth, marriage, and death certificates, procurement of citizenship certificates (if desired in cooperation with lawyers also their validation), search for relatives and ancestors, drawing up genealogical trees, global search for unknown heirs, procurement of certificates ascertaining nobility status, procurement of documents necessary to claim restitution

07/04
Outstanding
MOM - Monasterium
[Virtuelles Urkundenarchiv österreichischer Klöster]
An online archive of medieval charters (till 1500) and a representative collection of documents of the following centuries from the following monasteries: Aggsbach, Altenburg, Ardagger, Dürnstein, Gaming, Geras, Göttweig, Heiligenkreuz, Herzogenburg, Klosterneuburg, Lilienfeld, Mariazell in Österreich, Mauerbach, Melk, Neukloster, Pernegg, Säusenstein, Schottenstift, Seitenstetten, St. Andrä, St. Dorothea, St. Pölten and Zwettl.

01/07
Good
Heraldisch-Genealogische Gesellschaft "ADLER"
Information about the genealogical society and its library in German but very little content or research guidance.

02/02
Outstanding
Austro-Hungarian Land Forces 1848-1918 by Glenn Jewison & Jörg C. Steiner

02/01
Very good
The History of Austria by Richard Jaklitsch

12/00
Very good
The Museum of Military History
in Vienna

05/04
Very good
The MOM Project
Access to the digital archives of monasteries in Lower Austria and Vienna

12/00
Good
The Historical Museum of the City of Vienna
only in German

10/00
Very good
Genealogic Research in Carinthia
by Hans Pawlik jr.

1/99
Good
Ars Heraldica
commercial research and production of heraldry artwork.

9/98
Very good
Dorotheum
the Austria auction house (antiques, art, etc.)

5/98
Very good
Genealogie Forschungsstelle, Wels
LDS FHC in Wels, Upper Austria (in German) with an index of available films.

5/98
Good
Archives of the Province of Vorarlberg
(in German) with e-mail contact.

5/98
Good
Heraldik Erika Watzenegger
a commercial heraldry, calligraphy and genealogy service in Vorarlberg (in German).

4/98
Very good
Austria Culture Net
with lots of useful links and the Cafe Central.

4/98
Good
at-info
hierarchical, regionally structured information about Austria.

3/98
Very good
Jewish Museum, Vienna
with information about its exhibitions and archives.

3/98
Very good
The Documentation Centre of Austrian Resistance (DÖW)
with information about the library and archive.

3/98
Very good
Vienna Database on European Family History
very interesting ennumerations and census information. Some interactive queries are possible but offline analysis requires installion of Kleio, special DB program developed at the Max-Planck Institute for History in Göttingen. Thanks to Ludwig Blaha for finding this link.

01/07
Very good
IHFF -Institute for Historical Family Research
is a company that can undertake to do your research for a fee.

1/07
Outstanding
The Burgenland Bunch
is a group of genealogists performing various research projects relating to the province of Burgenland. Excellent free monthly newsletters.

3/98
Very good
Ostarrichi and Austria: The Millennium 996-1996
presented by the Austrian Ministry of Science and Transport.

3/98
Very good
ZIP codes in Austria
sorted by province.

3/98
Good
Henkel's Austrian E-Mail Directory
helps you find e-mail addresses in Austria.

07/04
Very good
Online Telephone Directory
See also usage tips.

9/97 The Austrian National Library
is a useful place to visit.

11/99
Very good
The Austrian State Archives
with essential information for researchers.

10/03
Very good
The Libraries of the University of Vienna
provides a very comprehensive index. See also: Universities in Austria

9/97 The Catholic Web
provides many useful links.

2/98
Very good
Österreich Alben
Encyclopedia of Austrian culture and heritage with a search facility.

5/99
Very good
The Vienna City Council
including information about the Vienna City Archives and NewTracing Your Ancestors in Vienna.

10/97
Good
Austria National Tourist Office
provides some useful information about Austria today.

01/98
The Central Statistical Office in Austria
with useful census information.

02/02
Austria Internet Searches
allows you to search for information on Austrian servers.

01/98
Good
The Unofficial Website of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Austria
provides pages with useful information about genealogy in Austria.

Last Update: 14 Jän, 2007

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