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Basics of genealogy reference : a librarian's guide

Author: Jack Simpson
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st publishedView all editions and formats
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Genealogy is a popular hobby across the world, and is heavily researched in public libraries and historical repositories. This book offers librarians an introduction to useful genealogy techniques  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Simpson
ISBN: 9781591585145 1591585147
OCLC Number: 760625179
Description: xiii, 176 p. : il., cuadros, mapas, facsíms., fot. byn ; 25 cm
Contents: First steps in genealogy research --
Census basics --
Advanced census research --
Researching vital records --
Basic published sources --
Basic archival sources --
Immigration records --
Ethnic records and international research --
Using the Internet --
Resources of the Family History Library --
The National Archives and other repositories --
The genealogy reference interview --
A professional toolkit.
Responsibility: Jack Simpson.

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"Basics of Genealogy Reference: A Librarian's Guide is aimed at those who control the most effective of a genealogist's resources: the library. ...[It's] a must for the modern librarian." - The Read more...

 
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