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Online databases

At the moment we have the following online databases for customer use:

 Library search

In Januari 2004 the library of the Institute of Migration had ca. 9,000 publications on migration. The library catalogue is computerized and accessible on the Internet since 1999.

 Photo Gallery

The online photo gallery consists of a few hundred sample pictures picked from our archive collection of approx. 12,000 photographs.

 Emigrant Register

The Emigrant Register was established in 1989 as a service for genealogists and the descendants of Finnish emigrants. A computerized database of many sources is currently being compiled. To date over 550,000 entries have been made.

 The migration and Ethnicity Research Network (MEV)

This network, maintained by the Institute of Migration, is a database of 450 researchers and other persons interested in the migration and ethnicity research in Finland.


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