Austria is bordered in the north by the Czech Republic, in the northwest by Germany, in the northeast by Slovakia, in the west by Liechtenstein and Switzerland, in the east by Hungary, in the southwest by Italy and in the southeast by Slovenia. The capital of Austria is Vienna.

Links for Austrian Research:

Austria-Hungary – A Short History

Austrian Genealogy – Ancestry

Austrian Genealogy – Austria GenWeb

Austrian-Jewish Genealogy  – Beginner’s Guide

Austrian National Library – Historical Library

Elektronisches Telefonbuch – Online White Pages

Evangelische Kirche – Protestants in Austria

Family Research – Austrian National Archive

Schrattenthal Cemetery – Tombstone Inscriptions

The Burgenland Bunch – Genealogists Researching the State of Burgenland, Austria and Nearby Areas of Hungary

The Vienna City Archives – Tracing Your Ancestors in Vienna – some guidelines

Universitätsbibliothek Wien – Vienna University Library