Our Next Meeting:
Feb 9, 2019
|Presentation: Marilyn Markham
What’s Available and How To Find it?
Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively
The regular monthly meetings of the Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group are held on the second Saturday of each month, except December, from 9 AM to noon. The meetings are free and open to the public. They are held at the Red Brick LDS Chapel, 4050 North 650 East (Timpview Drive), Provo, Utah, usually in the Cultural Hall. If you would like to receive email notification of classes planned for the next meeting, go to our blog page for instructions on how to subscribe. The Group is experimenting with live streaming of the main presentations through Facebook. To watch it online live click on UVTAGG Facebook website link in the box above and view the meeting remotely.
The FamilySearch Catalog is an important help for family historians. It has information about everything available through FamilySearch, including online, at the FamilySearch Library and at many of the Family History Centers. Learn how to effectively use this significant resource to find records about your family.
Marilyn Markham, AG, CG, MLS, worked in the Family History Department for almost 34 years. She first cataloged records from Spain and Columbia for two years. After that she worked in the US/Canada Reference Unit at the Family History Library. She also helped design various computer projects as a users representative and has taught at many genealogy conferences.
The following classes are scheduled after the main presentation this month.
(2) Ask an Expert (Personal Help) – Don Engstrom, John Blake & Lee Cox
(3) Video: Family History and Other Books Online by Don Snow
(4) Ancestral Quest – Gaylon Findlay