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Write It Down!

Every summer, we headed to Arkansas to see Grandma, Grandpa, and the extended family.
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The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database

It seems like every week I discover a new research database that helps me with conducting better and more thorough genealo
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Beginning Genealogy

Are you just getting started with genealogy? Don’t know how to begin?
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Genealogy Periodical Gifting

During our Ancestry Day event this spring, we had a member of the Lincoln-Lancaster Genealogical Society visit here.
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Going Home

While it was not a happy occasion (the passing of my granny), it was so amazing to be able to take a trip into the past of
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Curiosity

The other day,I was thinking about some of my genealogy search journeys, specifically one that I have been on for several
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Sharing Your Family History

Everyone likes to share, especially when it comes to genealogy.
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Catalog Changes

When I started at MCPL, we kept our library catalog up to date by replacing and discarding catalog cards that listed the i
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Online Genealogy Periodicals

The Midwest Genealogy Center has an amazing collection of genealogy periodicals. As many as MGC has, though, there are sti
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What Eastern Europeans Can Teach Us

For those of you researching ancestors in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as for travelers, I recommend reading Th
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900 Miles from Nowhere: Voices from the Homestead Frontier

With springtime weather upon us, can a genealogy road trip be far behind?
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Mr. Potter Goes to Washington

I recently participated in the 2013 National Library Legislative Day.
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