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The program includes the following sessions:
Introduction: Researching land at the State Library
This session introduces the range of land resources available at the Library and how they apply to your research.
HLRV hands-on Part 1:Maps
Learn how to use parish, town and county maps in HLRV to locate information about a parcel of land in NSW.
HLRV hands-on Part 2: Title documents
Learn how to find grants and title deeds in HLRV to unlock the history of a parcel of land in NSW.
Maps and plans
Learn about the Library's collection of maps and plans and how to find them using the catalogue.
Other land resources in the Library's collection
Discover other items in the Library's collection which can further your land records research, including pastoral directories, legal and business records, family papers, and other special collections.
Case study and collection viewing
To round off your learning, we'll present a case study using the resources we've looked at today.