Our inventories use either French or German. If looking for the name of a person or locality with both language varieties, it is therefore necessary to search in both languages
(please consult the lists mentioned under Finding Aids on our website).
With this search tool you can choose amongst different types of searches, starting
from the simple full text search to more complex ones.
In case your search request returns too many results, try to restrict your search.
This can be done, for example, by using the more specific field search or by restricting
the results within a specific date range.
If your search request does not return any results at all, the information you are looking for
may simply have not yet been electronically indexed.
Take your time to learn about the different type of searches to choose the most applicable ones to your needs.
Keep in mind that a single search type may not deliver all the results you are looking for. To get the best
results use combinations different search types.
Because the basic structure of the program is predeterminated, the interface presents several inoperative functions, relating principally to pictures.
Our database doesn't contain any images.