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Genealogical roots: there is no doubt that a revolution in access to records has taken place.

The “Irish Roots” column began on February 28th, 2009, almost exactly seven years ago. This is the last one. Looking back over that period, the blink(...)

Researchers accustomed to the way online genealogy works elsewhere in the English-speaking world find the Irish situation strange. Elsewhere, record(...)

Irish Roots

The revolution in online record access continues. So what can we expect in 2015?The “big one” is the arrival online of the National Library’s microfil(...)

When someone tries to describe their family history to me (a distressingly frequent occurrence) the first thing I ask is whether they have a tree: loo(...)