Genealogy Online

Monday, May 6, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.

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.