Friday, November 2, 2012

Friday Finds – 11/02/12

FridayFinds Weekly column sharing genealogy-related things that I’ve found.

New-to-Me Blogs

Online Articles/Posts

Print Articles

  • “The Ideal Genealogy Software Applications,” Michael Hait, Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, September 2012.

Websites & Resources

  • Historical US Newspapers on the Internet – Listing of online newspapers, prepared by Bowling Green University Libraries.
  • Love to Know Genealogy – Informational site about genealogy covering a variety of topics.  Also has several forms and charts
  • BYU Independent Study Online Courses – Various genealogy and family history topics, as well as a variety of other non-genealogy topics including gardening and personal finance.
  • Landmarks Illinois – “Landmarks Illinois is the state’s leading voice for historic preservation. From the rubble of the 1971 demolition of Adler and Sullivan's masterpiece old Chicago Stock Exchange Building, Landmarks Illinois rose to become a 2500 member statewide organization.”

Upcoming Webinars

Date Webinar Presenter Host
November 3 Immigrant Voices – Angel Island Immigrants Roy Chan Southern California Genealogical Society
November 5 YouTube for Archiving Interviews DearMYRTLE DearMYRTLE
November 7 Researching Your Canadian Ancestors—An Overview Claire V. Brisson-Banks Legacy Family Tree
November 13 Sidestep Genealogy George G. Morgan Illinois State Genealogical Society
November 14 Genealogy For Novices: Where Do We Begin? Linda Woodward Geiger Legacy Family Tree
November 15 The Basics of DNA Testing for Genealogy Diahan Southard Utah Genealogical Association
November 16 10 Ideas for Great Gifts Using Your Family Photos Thomas MacEntee Legacy Family Tree
November 28 The Big 4 US Record Sources Mary Hill Legacy Family Tree
December 1 Sharing and Preserving Memories in a Digital Era Daniel Horowitz Southern California Genealogical Society
December 5 Researching Your Irish Ancestors: Beyond the Basics Judith Eccles Wight Legacy Family Tree
December 11 Ready-Set-Plan! Developing a One-Step Research Plan J. Mark Lowe Illinois State Genealogical Society
December 19 Jewish Genealogy 101 Schelly Talalay Dardashti Southern California Genealogical Society



Denise Barrett Olson said...

Julie, thanks for the shout out. --Denise

Nancy said...

Thanks for highlighting my post, Julie. I appreciate it.

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