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NGS 2011 Conference

I’m just back from the National Genealogical Society conference that was held in Charleston, South Carolina, and I’d like
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Forms, Forms, Forms

What is one of the few things that practically every genealogist has? Forms!
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It’s Never too Late to Start Your Genealogy!

Recently, I was helping a patron get started on his research.  I asked him if he knew someone who would have been alive du
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Tracing Your Scottish Family History

If you have Scottish ancestors, you will want to glance through
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This Thanksgiving, Don't Just Talk Turkey

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to be with family. When you are sitting around the Thanksgiving dinner table, do you talk
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MGC's Research Checklist

Have you ever felt confused by all of your genealogy information?
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Always Double Check Your Indices

We are all human, and therefore, errors abound, even in genealogy.
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Genealogy in the Community

A short time ago, I was asked to teach a class on Beginners Genealogy for the women’s organization at the church I attend.
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Aunt and Uncle

I love doing research in the library. Answering reference questions is my favorite thing, if a little rare these days.
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Dearborn Area History Has Been Gathered By Mrs. Lu Durham

The Dearborn Branch has a unique collection of information on area families gathered by Mrs.
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What Is Your Earliest Library Memory?

Over the past month, I’ve been able to think a lot about my memories of libraries. This has mostly been spurred by reporte
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