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The FamilySearch Research Wiki: Your Genealogy BFF

One of the most important tools in genealogy research is the free FamilySearch Research Wiki. International in scope, the ever-changing wiki offers historical information, articles, online records, links to information on places all over the world (countries, states, provinces, counties, parishes, etc.), migration trails, local history, African American research, American Indian information, other ethnic research,Continue reading “The FamilySearch Research Wiki: Your Genealogy BFF”

COGS Virtual Program – October 24, 2 pm

Join us Saturday, October 24 at 2:00 p.m. for our next virtual program, The FamilySearch Research Wiki: Your Genealogy BFF presented by Laura W. Carter. Although all COGS in-person events have been temporarily suspended, we are planning virtual programs. COGS officers are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will be following established health guidelines to protect the safety of our members.

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 opens Saturday, 6 March 2021.

Home Access to Ancestry Library Edition
While Georgia libraries are closed, you can access 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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