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(For back copies of Fellesraad Bulletins, Memos and Minutes - See Archive)


Links to the Latest Printable Explore Brochure

Click on the desired file name below to download a printable .pdf copy of the file (less than 200k):

Formatted for printing on 4 sides of letter size (8.5" x 11") sheets or for direct viewing on your screen:

Explore Your Norwegian Roots

Formatted for printing on 2 sides of  a legal size (14" x 8.5") sheet as a booklet:

Explore Your Norwegian Roots as a booklet

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Link to the Latest Printable Fellesraad Bulletin


Click on the desired file name below to download a printable .pdf copy of the file:

2016 Bulletin (March)

Visit the archive for back issues of the Bulletin.

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Links to Printable Editor Help Files


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Amazon Recommended List for Editors

Typography Presentation

Color Presentation

Choosing Best Fonts

Image Resources

Picture Formats for the Web

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Links to Lag Facebook Pages

Gudbrandsdalslaget https://www.facebook.com/groups/gudbrandlag/

Hallinglag https://www.facebook.com/groups/Hallinglag/

Hardanger Lag https://www.facebook.com/groups/Hardanger.Hilsen/

Nord Hedmark og Hedemarken Lag https://www.facebook.com/groups/nhohlag/

Landings Lag: https://www.facebook.com/LandingsLag/

Nordlandslaget: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nordlandslaget/177048529008586?ref=hl

Rogalandslag: https://www.facebook.com/groups/302126569865745/

Sigdalslag: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sigdalslag/289950487728429

Telelaget of America: https://www.facebook.com/groups/127628557252065/

Trønderlag of America: https://www.facebook.com/groups/132924230145468/

Valdres Samband: https://www.facebook.com/groups/367887227045/

Vestlandslag: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Vestlandslag/

Vosselag: https://www.facebook.com/groups/363046359365/


Links to Relevant Web Sites Common to all Lags

Sites on Norway
http://www.norway.com

http://www.norway.org

Norwegian papers in English
http://www.norwaypost.no

Views and News from Norway

Ancestors from Norway 
http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~norway/index.html

Cindi's List on Norway 
http://www.cyndislist.com/norway

Norway House
www.norwayhouse.org

Slektshistoriske Kilder 1500 to 1900
http://www.dis-norge.no/genress/


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Links to Free Genealogy Sites

These are major free search sites for Norway

Digitalarkiv is a major site for databases and digitized Norwegian records. It includes census records, digitized church records, digitized probate records, emigration protocol and many other databases. No cost to use the page.

http://arkivverket.no/Digitalarkivet/

Norsk Stedfortegnelse is the Norwegian Postal Directory in digitized form. This is a place to locate where a farm name may be located in Norway. The postal codes are outdated. No cost to use this page.

http://da2.uib.no/cgi-win/WebBok.exe?slag=lesbok&bokid=nsf

Family Search is a major site to find databases of records throughout the world. Many of the databases have actual images especially if you are a registered user. No cost to register and no cost to use the page.

https://www.familysearch.org/

Family Search Wiki is an excellent site for locating helpful research information about Norway. The site has many items to help you learn about Norway including pictures and especially useful are pictures of churches in Norway.

https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Norway

Dis Norge—this site has two items that are especially useful. One is a list of all resources for a given community in Norway. Another is the pictures of grave stones and lists of most cemeteries in Norway

http://www.disnorge.no/genress/

http://www.disnorge.no/gravminner/index.php