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Some Genealogy Treasures inside The Internet Archive

What is the Internet Archive Founded in May 1996, the Internet Archive is a San Francisco based non-profit digital library with the stated mission of "universal access to all knowledge". It provides free public access to collections of digitized materials, including web sites, software applications/games, music, movies/videos, moving images, and nearly three million public-domain books.  As of 30 April 2018, its collection topped 44 petabytes. The archive’s key features: Preservation and  Access It is even backed up in Alexandria You can archive your family history stories and trees in PDF  Advanced Searching To find Books (both audio and digital) Maps,  SCROLL DOWN Some suggested search terms: Genealogy European Libraries Surname Occupation British Society Phillimore Parish Register Collections include National Library of Scotland , FindmypastPERSI , Project Gutenb