New documentary heritage and research tools on-line at Library and Archives Canada (2010-11)
On-line Research Aids for Military Records:
- British Military and Naval Records (RG 8 Index) 1757-1906
- Medals, Honours and Awards
- Soldiers of the First World War - Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
- New data added to the index to personnel service files of over 600,000 men and women enlisted as soldiers, nurses and chaplains in the CEF. Includes most of the original Attestation papers; as copies are purchased, the resulting digital files are gradually added to LAC's website.
- List of Abbreviations used in Military Service Files (6,400 abbreviations)
On-line Genealogy Research Aids and Databases:
- Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865)
- Upper Canada Land Board 1765-1804
- Department of Immigration and Colonization: Passenger Lists, 1925-1935 (RG 76 C1)
- Census of the Prairie Provinces, 1916
- Canadian Naturalization database (1915-1951)
- Ocean Arrivals (1919-1924)
- 1851 Canadian Census (sometimes referred to as the Census of 1852)
- Canadian Families (database with 5,651 entries)
- Canada Gazette (1841-1997)
- Orders in Council (1911-1916)
- Immigration Records Headings - transcriptions of headings of different forms used to record the names of immigrants arriving in Canada between 1865 and 1935.
- Immigration Records Indexes - links to different databases and websites offering nominal indexes or digitized images of immigration records.