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Genealogy online

Author: Elizabeth Powell Crowe
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Tenth editionView all editions and formats
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"In this edition, the author assumes you know most Internet technologies and programs, and that you want to know how to use them to do your genealogy. The potential for finding clues, data, and other researchers looking for your same family names has increased exponentially in the last decade. Since 2000, push technology, streaming video, blogs, podcasts, social networking, and indexed document scans have radically  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Powell Crowe
ISBN: 9780071841108 0071841105
OCLC Number: 884139651
Description: xxix, 386 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Part I. Basics --
1. Beginning a Genealogy Project --
2. Software You'll Need --
3. Ethics, Privacy, and Law in Genealogy --
Part II. Using the Internet for Genealogy --
4. Genealogy Education --
5. Revving Up Search Engines --
6. Talk to Me: Twitter, Skype, IM, and Google --
7. Fun with E-mail : Mail Lists, Newsletters, and More --
8. Social Networking --
9. Blogging Your Genealogy: Sites, Software, and More --
10. DNA Genealogy --
Part III. The Nitty Gritty: Places to Find Names, Dates, and Places --
11. Vital Records and Historical Documents --
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints: FamilySearch.org --
13. Ellis Island Online: The American Family Immigration History Center --
14. Online Library Card Catalogs and Services --
15. International Genealogy Resources --
16. Ethnic Genealogy Resources --
17. The National Genealogical Society --
18. The Ancestry.com and RootsWeb --
19. Genealogical Publishing Houses and Their Sites --
20. A Potpourri of Genealogy --
Part IV. Appendixes --
A. Genealogical Standards from the National Genealogical Society --
B. How to find a Professional Genealogist --
Glossary.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Powell Crowe.

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Featuring new coverage of DNA genealogy, the new edition of this bestselling online genealogy guide shows how to begin or continue a family history project using the latest online resources.  Read more...

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