Libraries

Research Databases and Services

We provide free access to online databases in your local Fingal Library branch and at home

Accessible at your local Library Branch

find my past

Findmypast Ireland is a website set up by family history experts which will help you to understand your Irish heritage and make amazing discoveries about your ancestors. It is currently available in all Fingal branch libraries except Garristown Library.

Find My Past

Irish Newspapers Archive

Irish Newspaper Archive

Archives of Irish Newspapers

Griffiths Valuation

A full scale Valuation of Property in Ireland

Griffiths Valuation

Jstor

JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources.

Jstor

Ask About Ireland

The Ask about Ireland website is an online cultural, educational and environmental resource with over thirty general interest topics showcasing national datasets and the local studies collections from all library authorities. This is an extremely useful website for primary and secondary students when doing projects or homework.

Ask about Ireland

Accessible from your own home computer

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Vision-Net

Vision-Net is an internet based service which gives you immediate online access to information on every Irish and UK company registered.  If you experience any issues please see the User Guide

Vision-Net

 

credo

Credo Reference

To login type 'Fingal County Libraries' for your branch, then type in your full library number from your library card (eg. D30000000*****).

Credo Reference

Oxford Music Online

Oxford Music Online

Library card number needed. 

Oxford Music Online

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Grove Art

Library card number needed.

Grove Art

Oxford Bibliographies

Oxford Bibliographies

Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. 

Oxford Bibliographies

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Encyclopaedia Britannica

Encyclopaedia Britannica

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Britannica Student

Britannica Student

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Britannica Junior

Britannica Junior

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National Library of Ireland

National Library of Ireland

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The Times Digital Archive

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The Times Digital Archive

Oxford dictionary of family names

Oxford Dictionary of Family names in Britain and Ireland

Oxford Dictionary of Family Names

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