Monday, May 14 - June 15
What: Genealogy 101 - American Library Association
Where: Online course
Who: Matt Rutherford
Registration and more info: http://www.ala.org/rusa/development/genealogy101
This five-week online course provides an introduction to American genealogy reference service. The course will outline basic sources and strategies, centered on case studies. Topics covered include the U.S. Census, vital records, immigration research, military research and a variety of other basic genealogy sources. Students will also receive instruction in reference desk strategies and tools for further professional development. The course will cover archival material, print reference tools and online sources.