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Books on Genealogy
Crash Course in Genealogy by
Call Number: CS16 .D68 2011
A basic, how-to book to assist genealogy researchers, this guide can also be used by those who wish to discover and document their family histories.
Family Trees: A History of Genealogy in America by
Call Number: CS9 .W45 2013
Over the centuries, generations of Americans have sketched coats of arms, embroidered family trees, establish local genealogical societies, and carefully filled in the blanks in their Bibles, all in pursuit of self-knowledge and status through kinship ties. This long and varied history of Americans' search for identity illuminates the story of America itself.
The Researcher's Guide to American Genealogy by
Call Number: CS47 .G79 2017
This guide instructs the researcher in the timeless principles of genealogical research while identifying the most current classes of records and research tools. It is both a textbook and an all-purpose reference book, designed to help the present generation of family history researchers better understand and utilize all available resources.
Sustainable Genealogy by
Call Number: CS16 .H58 2013
This book explains how to avoid the traps many family historians can fall into. Whether it’s a proud family legend, a venerable publication, or the claims of an Internet family tree, the unsubstantiated genealogical source does not stand up.
Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com by
Call Number: CS21.5 .H4649 2018
This book will help you get the most out of your Ancestry.com subscription by showing you how to take advantage of what the world's biggest genealogy website has to offer--and how to find answers to your family tree questions within its billions of records and massive network of family trees.
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