Scandinavian Roots Resources
General Scandinavian resources to get you started exploring your heritage:

Nordic Notes Excellent all-purpose starting point for genealogy, travel and cultural links.

Nordic Pages Internet resources throughout Scandinavia.

Societas Heraldica Scandinavia Scandinavian heraldry.

Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study Academic and cultural resources and links.

Nordic Genealogy Bulletin Board

Nordic genealogy newsgroup/mailing list: soc.genealogy.nordic or see signup instructions for related listserv at

Nordic Heritage Museum, 3014 NW 67th St., Seattle, WA 98117, (206) 789-5707, Only US museum celebrating the legacy of immigrants from all of Scandinavia.

Scandinavian-American Genealogical Society, Box 16069, St. Paul, MN 55116: Publishes Scandinavian Saga.

Viking Heritage Server and Database

Viking Home Page

Viking Network

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

TravelGenie Order detailed maps of Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

The Scandinavian American Family Album by Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler (Oxford University Press, $12.95)

A Student's Guide to Scandinavian American Genealogy by Lisa Olson Paddock and Carl Sokolnicki Rollyson (Oryx Press, $24.95)