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August 29, 2014: The Book shelf is now restored and available again.

August 28, 2014: The scanned version of the 1801 Census is now available online. The digital images are accessible through the link "Browse" in Select SourceEven more transcribed church records are published, also this time mainly from the early 1800s . We welcome Stor-Elvdal Historielag  (Stor-Elvdal History Association) as a new guest in the Digital Inn. Please visit the list of the Most Recent 100  for details.

August 27, 2014: More transcribed church records are published . They are from the early 19th century. Please check the details in the list of the 100 Most Recent .

August 25, 2014:  Today we have published transcriptions of passport protocols from Porsgrunn in Telemark county, register of literacy and religion (called "sjeleregister" in Norwegian) from Fjelberg in Hordaland county, and the vicar's census of 1664-1666 from Hole parish in Buskerud county. Links to the search forms are found to the right (Most recently published sources) and in the list of Most Recent 100

August 15, 2014: We have added more data transcribed from the parish registers  - this time by the members of Gjøvig og Toten slektshistorielag. The list of the Most Recent 100  is updated with links and details. We have also published a couple of fulltext transcriptions: the court journals (tingbøker) of Brandsøy judicial district  (skipreide) from the 18th century and the rent roll for landed property (jordebok) in Sandsvær  1624-1626 . Until we can add them in our system so they are retrievable through Select source, you find the fulltext transcriptions on a separate page .

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Updated: The old version of the Digital Archives will be available until end of 2014


From April 1, 2014 the old version of the Digital Archives is available from a link on the home site of the Digital Archives. It will remain available until end of 2014. Read more...

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