Genealogy Online

Want to discover who’s in your family tree?  Come and explore the wealth of online genealogical resources and tools that will empower your search for your family’s roots.

Instructors: K. Despertt and S. Childs
Computer Lab, Room 311

Required Skills:
•    The ability to read and comprehend English well
•    Basic computer and Web navigational skills

Objectives: Learn to locate and use the following online genealogical resources to conduct a meaningful search into your family’s history:  
•    HeritageQuest Database
•    The Washington Post – Current and Historic Databases
•    Historical Baltimore Afro-American Newspaper Databases
•    Social Media Genealogical Tools and Resources

Sample searches will be conducted to highlight the features and advantages of each online genealogical resource.