Library Holdings

On-line catalogue of the Ottawa Branch Library holdings

Getting Started

An outline of aids for the beginner who is overwhelmed by all of this stuff.

Genealogical Inquiries

Notes on what our volunteers can do for some of your Ottawa Carleton inquiries.


On-line database of cemetery indexes

Ottawa Name Index

On-line index of family names from Ottawa Branch Library holdings

1851 Irish Census

This is a collection of the surviving records from the 1851 census of Ireland.

Canadian Military Genealogical FAQ

This is a collection of contact information for Canadian military records.

Ottawa Repositories

This is a collection of Ottawa Repositories useful to genealogists.