The National Institute for Genealogical Studies

LEADERS IN ONLINE GENEALOGY EDUCATION

The National Institute for Genealogical Studies - LEADERS IN ONLINE GENEALOGY EDUCATION

New Course: Research: FamilySearch Resources – In Person and Online

Think you know how to use FamilySearch? Maybe you’ve never used FamilySearch? Now’s the time to learn more with the new course  Research: FamilySearch Resources – In Person and Online from The National Institute for Genealogical Studies.

FamilySearch is one of the important websites in the field of genealogical research. The FamilySearch, free, website is just one part of a larger network, provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. FamilySearch includes over 3 billion names globally, and provides digital images, online indexing, a library catalog, and online access to genealogy sources in a variety of forms. The services provided through the FamilySearch organization have proven time and time again to be invaluable to researchers of all experiences and levels of expertise. In this course we will review all aspects of using the FamilySearch website and how to use the website to find, learn, network, and share with other researchers.

Course content includes:

 

  • Website Search Functionality
  • Getting to the Records
  • Indexed versus Non-Indexed Collections
  • The Research Wiki
  • The Family Tree
  • FamilySearchCatalog
  • Digitized Books
  • Learning Center
  • Family History Centers

This course starts January 5, 2015. For more information see our website.

 

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  • elle.dee.see says:

    Looking forward to getting into this course! Even if you think you know a lot about a topic, these courses always uncover at least a couple helpful tidbits you didn’t know!

    December 27, 2014 at 8:51 pm
  • Nancy Trimble says:

    With all the changes in the last few years, this course couldn’t come at a better time. Looking forward to it.

    December 30, 2014 at 5:06 pm

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