EmigrationWeb Norway
 
National Archives of Norway - digitalarkivet
5. oktober 2000

Nils Johan Stoa, manager for the regional state archive in Kongsberg informs that a national database with information about emigrants from Norway is made available on Internet. This database contains more than 800 000 emigrants.
Information in the database is taken from from the emigration lists, the American Census in 1880, several Norwegian Census and other sources.
Searching in the database is free, and the digital archive is found on : http://digitalarkivet.uib.no