Genealogy online for dummies

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Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., c2008.
5th ed.
9780470240571 (pbk.), 0470240571 (pbk.)
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xviii, 366 pages : ill., maps ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Researching your genealogy online is like being a kid in a candy store. So many neat things catch your eye that it's difficult to decide which one to try. That's where Genealogy Online For Dummies, 5th Edition comes in. This completely practical handbook helps you become a smart, discriminating researcher from the moment you start your investigation.

Unlike other genealogy books, this easy-to-use guide does more than show you how to access and use online resources; it lays out a sensible organized process you can follow to make your research more efficient and achieve your genealogical goal faster. You'll learn how to start your research before you go online, understand traditional methods of genealogy, identify Web sites that will be most helpful to your research, get vital information and statistics from government records, and much, much more Discover how to:

Use basic online and offline research techniques Develop a plan for your research Integrate Internet resources to achieve your genealogical goal Create Web sites where family members can make contact Access domestic records for births, deaths, immigration, and more Research ethnic ancestry through international records Verify what you find Protect your research

Complete with a companion CD-ROM packed with valuable genealogy software, Genealogy Online For Dummies puts you in touch with all of the tools, resources, methods, and know-how you need to make your research into your family history a total success.

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Helm, M., & Helm, A. L. (2008). Genealogy online for dummies. 5th ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Helm, Matthew and April Leigh. Helm. 2008. Genealogy Online for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Pub.

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Helm, Matthew and April Leigh. Helm, Genealogy Online for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Pub, 2008.

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Helm, Matthew., and April Leigh Helm. Genealogy Online for Dummies. 5th ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Pub, 2008.

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