Genealogy

Ancestry Library

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Looking to find your roots?  Search genealogical records for Canada, the U.S. and the U.K., including census, vital statistics, church, court, and immigration records.

Barrie Historical Newspaper Archive

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Historical announcements and articles from Barrie news sources from 1847-1979.

Toronto Star: ProQuest Historical Newspapers

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Full page images of the Toronto Star from 1894 - 2014. Easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Globe and Mail: ProQuest Historical Newspapers

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Full page images of the Globe and Mail from 1844 - 2013. Easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Local Newspapers 2000-Present

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Online articles from the Barrie Examiner, Orillia Packet and Times, Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin and Midland Free Press. February 2000 – Present.

Canadian Major Dailies

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Search full text articles from 21 major Canadian daily newspapers, including Globe and Mail and Toronto Star. 1985 to current.