Genealogy Database Workshop
Beginning to trace your Family Tree? Maybe you have researched a good amount of your family history and are seeking other resources to help you dig deeper in to your roots?.
Instructors: K. Despertt
Computer Lab, Room 311
- The ability to read and comprehend English well
- Basic computer and Web navigational skills
- Aptitude in using a keyboard and mouse
Objectives: Come and learn how to navigate the following genealogical databases:
- Heritage Quest, a genealogical database accessed through dclibrary.org
- Historic Washington Post & Baltimore Afro-American newspaper databases
- Recently acquired Evening Star
Sample searches will be conducted to highlight the features and advantages of each online genealogical resource.