Google Books Advanced search capabilities and date ranging help locate specific names, titles, and ancestral locations in millions of books that can be previewed or read for free.
FamilySearch This collection of more than 40,000 digitized genealogy and family history publications includes family histories, county and local histories, genealogy magazines and how-to books, gazetteers, medieval histories, and pedigrees.
Free Irish Genealogy eBooks More than 5,000 free books about Irish history and genealogy are available online.
Internet Archive Millions of resources, including books, family histories, census records, and city directories.
Peel’s Prairie Provinces Offers an online bibliography of books, pamphlets, directories, and other materials related to the development of the Canadian Prairies, as well as a searchable full-text collection of many of these items.
HathiTrust Contains many ways to search for ancestor and history information, including collections, full-text search, and catalogue. You can view thumbnails, full pages, and links to tables of contents.
British History Online Contains printed sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.
World Digital Library Multilingual materials from countries and cultures around the world.
University Dissertations and Theses
Theses Canada, Library and Archives Canada
Saint Mary’s University, Halifax