These online publications will assist you with specific areas of research. They can be read online or downloaded for your own convenience.
The journal of Public Record Office Victoria
Look history in the eye
Discover the collection
walata tyamateetj - research guide
A guide to government records about Aboriginal people in Victoria
Researching records of Crown land in Victoria
Finding your story
Resource manual to the records of the Stolen Generations in Victoria
Private lives, public records
Navigating through Victorian government archives for family research
Community grants & awards
A booklet about our funding programs
Researching historic homes through public records
Finding your mob
Researching Aboriginal family history at the Victorian Archives Centre
The journey of Lucy and Percy Pepper
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples should be aware the collection and website may contain images, voices and names of deceased persons.
Material in the Public Record Office Victoria archival collection contains words and descriptions that reflect attitudes and government policies at different times which may be insensitive and upsetting.
PROV provides advice to researchers wishing to access, publish or re-use records about Aboriginal Peoples.