New Zealand - Archives and National Library Open Files on World War 1
- Published on Thursday, 14 August 2014 15:07
Archives New Zealand and the National Library have made more than 141,000 service files on the First World War available online. All 141,000 files can now be accessed.
Poland - Update on Polish Proposed Records Access Legislation 2014-08-04
- Published on Monday, 11 August 2014 15:13
Last month I posted about a proposed bill in Poland regarding access to birth, marriage and death records. The current embargo dates of 100 years for each of the vital records is a ministerial decision and for the first time the Polish Legislature (Sejm) is considering enacting legislation that would, as currently proposed, embargo birth records for 100 years and marriage and death records for 80 years.
DNA Matching Update Impacts Jewish Ancestry
- Published on Wednesday, 06 August 2014 12:01