Worldwide

Listed here are some of the key family history resources with worldwide coverage.

FamilySearch
The official website for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is a vast resource of genealogical information. Select the area of interest under Browse by Location to see which historical records are available. Entries with a camera icon indicate that the material has been digitised, although you may be referred to an external pay-per-view site. Browse images indicates that the records have not been indexed and are browsable only.
Library catalogue
In addition to the online content, the Church has a vast collection of microfilmed original records from around the world. Search the library catalogue to see what is available and you can then order the microfilm to view at your nearest Family History Centre.
Addresses of Family History Centres around the world
Find your nearest Family History Centre.There are seven located in Perth.
FamilySearch Wiki
Detailed user-submitted articles on researching your family history.

Ancestry Library Edition
This subscription site is international in coverage.
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
A very large and comprehensive directory of useful family history websites arranged by category.
WorldGenWeb Project

An international family history gateway with lots of information on resources available for particular countries and regions, mailing lists and much more.

SLWA_Bookmarks
Use our SLWA Family History Bookmarks to find websites with worldwide coverage recommended by the Family History Subject Specialists. Simply click on any heading of interest e.g. worldwide or international to see a list of websites relating to this topic.
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