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Genealogy Online Research Books


Here are some books about online genealogy research:

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The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy: Trace Your Roots, Share Your History, and Create Your Family Tree

By Kimberly Powell

Kimberly Powell
Released: 2014-01-08
Paperback (304 pages)

The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy: Trace Your Roots, Share Your History, and Create Your Family Tree
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Use online tools to discover your family's history!

Thanks to the overwhelming number of genealogical records available online today, it's never been easier to trace your family history and find your roots. But where do you begin? With all that information, it can be impossible to know where to start! In The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy, 3rd Edition, genealogy expert Kimberly Powell guides you through the process of finding your ancestors, helping you:
  • Effectively search various websites
  • Decipher census data and other online records
  • Choose the best way to share data with family members
  • Connect with other genealogists through social media
Packed with tips on using free databases, new websites, and a growing number of genealogy apps, The Everything Guide to Online Genealogy, 3rd Edition has everything you need to scour the Internet and find your ancestors, going back generations!

Mastering Online Genealogy (Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy)

By Dan Quillen

Dan Quillen
Released: 2016-10-25
Paperback (144 pages)

Mastering Online Genealogy (Quillen s Essentials of Genealogy)
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The best introduction to using the Internet to search for your ancestors!

Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy series examines one topic per book so you can really go in-depth in the search for your ancestors. Mastering Online Genealogy covers the use of computers and the Internet to successfully do your own genealogical research. This book includes information on genealogy databases:  what they are, where they are, and how to use them; free genealogy websites:  who they are, strengths and weaknesses; subscription services: who they are, what they cost; pitfalls to watch out for, pratfalls to avoid the value of message boards, blogs, etc.; and what kind of computer and software to buy. The author also includes genealogy software reviews and a glossary of terms. Quillen's books have been praised by Family Chronicle magazine, Genealogy Today, BellaOnline, and many others.

Trace Your German Roots Online: A Complete Guide to German Genealogy Websites

By James M. Beidler

Family Tree Books
Paperback (208 pages)

Trace Your German Roots Online: A Complete Guide to German Genealogy Websites
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Click your way to German ancestors!

Explore your Germanic heritage from the comfort of your own computer! Trace Your German Roots Online highlights important German resources on popular genealogy websites including Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org, as well as lesser-known resources such as Archion.de. With helpful illustrated step-by-step instructions, you'll learn how to use each site to its fullest potential for German genealogy, including how to get around language barriers and navigate the various German states that have existed throughout the centuries. In addition, this book contains links to the best websites to consult when answering key German genealogy questions, from unpuzzling place names to locating living relatives in the old country.

Trace Your German Roots Online features:
  • Tips to find and use German databases, records, and research tools on Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org, and other popular genealogy websites
  • Guidance for helpful German-focused research websites, including help translating foreign-language sites
  • Recommended websites for accomplishing key German research tasks
  • Worksheets to log research progress and at-a-glance guides to help you identify important terms and resources
An ideal companion to author James M. Beidler's The Family Tree German Genealogy Guide, this book has the tools you need to take your German genealogy research to the next level. Whether your ancestors came from Bavaria, Baden, Berlin, or Bremen, this comprehensive guide will help you find your German ancestors on the Internet.

Assassin's Creed Origins: Prima Official Guide

By Prima Games

Prima Games
Released: 2017-10-27
Paperback (336 pages)

Assassin s Creed Origins: Prima Official Guide
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The Hunt: Follow the main story campaign of Bayek and overcome all of the obstacles that stand in his way.

Origins Atlas: Detailed maps that identify points of interest, rare treasures, and other important locations throughout ancient Egypt.

Side Quests: Overviews, information, and maps for every additional quest that Bayek can complete.

Activities: Participate in gladiatorial arena combat, race with chariots at the hippodrome, solve ancient puzzles, and find hidden tombs!

Much More! Crafting information, ability data, equipment lists, gear upgrades, and more!

Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide: Includes a code to access the eGuide, a web-access version of the complete guide optimized for a second-screen experience. 

Assassin's Creed Origins: Prima Collector's Edition Guide

By Prima Games

Prima Games
Released: 2017-10-27
Hardcover (352 pages)

Assassin s Creed Origins: Prima Collector s Edition Guide
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Assassin's Creed® Origins Map Poster: All of the points of interest, viewpoints, rare treasures, and other important locations called out on an easy to reference double-sided poster.

Art and Concepts Gallery: Game visuals and concepts provide glimpses into the development team’s artful creation of an Assassin’s Creed® inspired vision of ancient Egypt.

A Message For Fans: This Collector’s Edition guide features a foreword written by Jean Guesdon, the Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed® Origins.

The Hunt: Follow the main story campaign of Bayek and overcome all of the obstacles that stand in his way.

Origins Atlas: Detailed maps that identify points of interest, rare treasures, and other important locations throughout ancient Egypt.

Side Quests: Overviews, information, and maps for every additional quest that Bayek can complete.

Activities: Participate in gladiatorial arena combat, race with chariots at the hippodrome, solve ancient puzzles, and find hidden tombs!

Much More! Crafting information, ability data, equipment lists, gear upgrades, and more!

Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide: Includes a code to access the eGuide, a web-access version of the complete guide optimized for a second-screen experience. 

Genealogy Online 9/E

By Elizabeth Crowe

McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
Released: 2010-08-27
Paperback (496 pages)

Genealogy Online 9/E
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The definitive online genealogy guide--updated with the latest Web 2.0 technologies

Begin or expand a successful genealogical research project using the proven, up-to-date methods and tools in this thoroughly revised bestselling guide. Featuring new coverage of Web 2.0 applications such as push technology, streaming video, blogs, podcasts, and social networking, Genealogy Online, Ninth Edition covers the wide array of ancestry-related networks, websites, and other online services, and explains how they all work.

Discover how to start your search, find specific types of genealogical information on the Web, and use online tools effectively and efficiently. Techniques for tracking, organizing, analyzing, and sharing research are included. The potential for finding clues, data, and other researchers looking for the same family names has increased exponentially in the last decade. This expert guide will help you take full advantage of the cutting-edge genealogy resources available at your fingertips.

  • Select the best genealogy software for your project
  • Carefully record, organize, and back up your data
  • Ensure accuracy, privacy, and copyright compliance
  • Target your searches using Boolean terms
  • Chat in real-time with researchers worldwide using Twitter, Skype, IM, and chat
  • Subscribe to genealogy mail lists, newsletters, groups, forums, podcasts, and RSS feeds
  • Integrate social networking tools into your research, including Facebook, Second Life, and Google Wave
  • Use social bookmarking and tagging to find and share information
  • Set up your own genealogy blog
  • Search vast resources like the National Archives and Records Administration and the Library of Congress
  • Tap into international genealogy resources
  • Publish your research on the Web

"With her thorough but not overwhelming descriptions, Crowe provides genealogists with a solid roadmap for successful searching" -- Elaine M. Kuhn, Library Journal

COVERS 100+ WEBSITES, INCLUDING:

  • AfriGeneas.com
  • RootsWeb.com
  • Ancestry.com
  • MyFamily.com
  • Genealogy.com
  • Legacy.com
  • Onegreatfamily.com
  • Familyteedna.com
  • Worldvitalrecords.com
  • JewishGen.org
  • FamilySearch.org
  • EllisIsland.org
  • NGSgenealogy.org
  • Cyndislist.org
  • DearMYRTLE.com
  • Archives.gov
  • Birthfamily.com

Elizabeth Powell Crowe has been pursuing and writing about genealogy for more than 30 years. Her work has appeared in Civil War Times, PCWorld, CJNet, Digital Genealogist, and other publications and websites. She is the bestselling author of previous editions of this book.

Genealogy For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))

By Matthew L. Helm

For Dummies
Paperback (408 pages)

Genealogy For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))
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The fun way to research your family history

Genealogy For Dummies, 8th Edition covers everything you need to know about starting a genealogical research project—including where and how to find information, how to communicate with other online genealogists, how to leverage social networking sites and apps, how to add digital images to your family tree, and how to build your own site for sharing information. It also explains the use of compiled genealogies, U.S. Census information, and public access catalogs.

Brand new to this edition is content on how to conduct genealogical research on the road, and on how to take this research and integrate it into the data found at home. It also contains new information on DNA research and testing, new geocoding applications to record geographic data into a genealogical database, and other new technologies. The book covers which apps are worth your money, and how to get the most out of them.  

  • Use the latest tools to research family history
  • Create your own site to showcase your family tree, digital images, and compiled genealogies
  • Get access to free versions of Legacy Family Tree and Personal Ancestral Files
  • Utilize both online and offline research techniques and tools

Follow the clues to uncover your family's legacy—and have fun along the way!

Unofficial Guide to FamilySearch.org: How to Find Your Family History on the Largest Free Genealogy Website

By Dana McCullough

Family Tree Books
Paperback (240 pages)

Unofficial Guide to FamilySearch.org: How to Find Your Family History on the Largest Free Genealogy Website
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Master the #1 Free Genealogy Website!

Discover your ancestry on FamilySearch.org, the world's largest free genealogy website. This in-depth user guide shows you how to find your family in the site's databases of more than 3.5 billion names and millions of digitized historical records spanning the globe. Learn how to maximize all of FamilySearch.org's research tools--including hard-to-find features--to extend your family tree in America and the old country.

In this book, you'll find:

  • Step-by-step strategies to craft search queries that find ancestors fast
  • Practical pointers for locating your ancestors in record collections that aren't searchable
  • Detailed overviews of FamilySearch.org's major U.S. collections, with helpful record explanations to inform your research
  • Guidance for using FamilySearch.org's vast record collections from Europe, Canada, Mexico and 100-plus countries around the world
  • Tips for creating and managing your family tree on FamilySearch.org
  • Secrets to utilizing user-submitted genealogies, 200,000 digitized family history books, and the FamilySearch catalog of 2.4 million offline resources you can borrow through a local FamilySearch Center
  • Worksheets and checklists to track your research progress
Illustrated step-by-step examples teach you exactly how to apply these tips and techniques to your own research. Whether you're new to FamilySearch.org or you're a longtime user, you'll find the guidance you need to discover your ancestors and make the most of the site's valuable resources.

Splatoon 2: Prima Official Guide

By Prima Games

Prima Games
Released: 2017-07-21
Paperback (224 pages)

Splatoon 2: Prima Official Guide
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Think Before You Ink: Learn the best strategies to solve every puzzle, splat every enemy, and conquer every boss in the single-player campaign.

Map It Out: Find every collectible and uncover every secret with the help of our detailed maps.

Ink the Competition in Multiplayer: Gain an edge in online Turf War battles, plus the all-new Salmon Run co-op mode, with tips straight from Splatoon experts!

Gear Up! We give you the stats for the coolest gear, hottest fashions, and best weapons—including the all-new Splat Dualies. Be sure to check our eGuide for continued coverage!

New Amiibo: Get full details on the unlocks included with the new Splatoon amiibo.

Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide: Periodic content updates. Use the enhanced, mobile-friendly eGuide for strategy on the go, all optimized for a second-screen experience. (Web browser required.)

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Prima Official Guide

By Joseph Epstein

Prima Games
Released: 2017-04-28
Paperback (272 pages)

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Prima Official Guide
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Tracks Galore: Complete Coverage for all tracks shows you the best way to approach each one in Grand Prix and Time Trial modes.

Know the Shortcuts: Fully labeled maps show you the locations of every coin, item block, and shortcut.

Beat the Competition: Learn the best tactics for item use, gliders, underwater racing, motorbikes, and more.

Revamped Battle Mode: Get tips and strategies for the revamped Battle Mode, complete with Balloon Battle and Bob-omb Blast!

All DLC: Covers all previously released DLC, along with all new characters and vehicles.

Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide: Includes a code to access the eGuide, a web-access version of the complete guide optimized for a second-screen experience.

 

This guide is the first in a “Nintendo Switch” stylized series at a 6"x9" trim size. Look for future Switch titles to continue this concept.



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