20 Questions: Genealogy Basics

Date(s) - 07/16/2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm



In this two-hour online class, students will explore 20 of the most commonly used genealogy web sites where librarians find answers to questions like, “I think my great, great uncle was a civil war soldier –where can I find out more?”

After this class, students will:

  • Understand frequently asked genealogy questions
  • Identify free online resources to help answer specific genealogy questions
  • Use online resources to locate even more genealogy resources

Can’t attend the live event?  Register over here for access to the recording, made available within 7 days of the live webinar.

Biography ~ Russell Palmer
Russell Palmer is the Supervisor of Professional Development at LYRASIS. He writes, teaches, and speaks on a wide range of topics, including resource sharing, reference and information services, collection development and information literacy. Russell previously worked as Instruction and Outreach Coordinator at Mercer University. Russell has been invited to speak at state, regional, national, and international conferences, including LOEX, LOEX of the West, and the Reference Renaissance. He earned his MLIS at Florida State University, and his AB in English at the University of Georgia.


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