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Scanning Days

As a follow-up to our program with Thomas MacEntee on January 16, 2021 (You Can Do This: Photo Organizing and Preservation), COGS is offering a special opportunity for members and guests to continue with their personal photo (or family document) preservation project. Two scanning days were arranged for our membership through a collaboration between the…

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Thank you, Thomas MacEntee for an excellent program Saturday, January 16 – You Can Do This: Photo Organizing and Preservation. Members can access a recording of this program on our Member Resources page.

Good News – All Athens Regional Library Branches opened to the public with regular (pre-pandemic) hours May 17, 2021. Visit their website for details.

Attend IGHR 2021
Ready to improve your research skills? The Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) will be held July 25 – 30, 2021! IGHR is hosted by the Georgia Genealogical Society and usually takes place in Athens at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education but will be held virtually in 2021 due to COVID-19. Registration opened Saturday, March 6, 2021.

Home Access to Ancestry Library Edition
While Georgia libraries are providing limited access, you can use Ancestry Library Edition outside of the library through GALILEO!

Remote access to HeritageQuest is always available through GALILEO, and patrons of Athens Regional Library System also have access to Fold3 for free from home.

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Athens, GA 30604

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