Don’t be caught short on research supplies on the road! Get the Genealogy Research to Go Kit for just $29.99 USD!
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With the incredible amount of records now available online, it’s tempting to do all of your genealogy from the couch or home office. But there are still many family history destinations that require an in-person visit, and for such occasions a proper Genealogy Research To Go Kit is an absolute necessity.
Whether you’re off to a library or repository, a courthouse or Family History Center, you’ll need a bag to tote all your family history essentials. Our kit includes a messenger bag specifically well suited for genealogists: It’s large enough to hold a laptop and a research binder, plus all those other key items like a scratch pad, copy cards or tombstone rubbing wax. We’ve also included several handy references that are easy to carry along in the bag: two Pocket Reference books filled with quick-reference charts, lists, timelines, glossaries and tips; plus, the State Research Guides CD, so you can you have searchable state guides at your fingertips wherever you are.
With the Genealogy Research To Go Kit you’ll learn:
- how to condense your research materials for easy traveling
- how to trace your ancestors on the go
- how to easily access reference materials away from home
- how to create an online research log and notebook
- how to use your iPad for genealogy
and much more!
Genealogy Research to Go Kit includes:
Using Your iPad for Genealogy Video Class (VIDEO DOWNLOAD): Tablet computers aren’t just trendy – they’re also perfect genealogy assistants. This class will introduce you to family history-friendly apps and show how your iPad can help you with organizing, writing and other genealogy jobs.
Compass Messenger Bag (BAG): Perfect for a trip to the library, archive or cemetery, this messenger-style computer case can hold up to a 15″ laptop, and includes a pocket for a tablet or small scanner so that you can keep all your electronics in one easy-access place. There’s space for a research binder, plus other on-the-go essentials from notebooks to pencil pouches. The pockets on the front on the main compartment are ideal for organizing those small items.
Pocket Buddy Notebook Set (NOTEBOOK): Genealogists take a ton of notes when researching, so no bag is complete without a sturdy notepad. This one has two convenient features: an attached pen and a zipper pouch that’s perfect for stashing pencils, money for copies and business cards with your family surnames. The spiral binding also allows it to lay flat and fold over for easier note taking.
Genealogist’s Research Trip Planner eBook (EBOOK): Sooner or later every genealogist’s journey involves traveling beyond your home computer and the local library-whether it’s to access records available only in your ancestors’ hometown or simply to experience the place or time your forebears lived in. This guide compiles Family Tree Magazine’s best advice for on-the-road research, including the most important element of successful genealogy travel: planning.
Family Tree Pocket Reference Book (BOOK): Don’t let this 5″x7″ guide fool you-it’s packed with important genealogy information. This pocket reference is organized with easy-to find charts, lists, graphs, and provides quick answers to all your research questions. You’ll also find key resource lists, definitions, dates and other reference information from Family Tree Magazine in this handy guide that is perfect for a messenger bag, top desk drawer or, yes, a pocket.
Genealogist’s US History Pocket Reference Book (BOOK): Understanding the historic events of your ancestors’ eras can unlock many additional records in your family history research. This convenient pocket reference covers the major political, military and social events in the United States from the colonial era through 1940. It also includes immigration trends and census dates to help you narrow your research focus and find genealogy records faster.
State Research Guides CD, 2nd Edition (CD): This fully revised and updated second edition includes new resources, maps and a bonus guide to nationwide records. It’s all in an enhanced PDF format that lets you quickly and easily navigate from state to state, click directly to recommended websites, instantly search the full text of all 52 guides, and print pages for reference. Take this indispensable CD with you wherever you do research!
Family Interview Sheet (DIGITAL DOWNLOAD): Oral history is a valuable aspect of genealogy research, and family gatherings are the ideal location to extract memories from Great Aunt Bess or Great-Grandpa Herman. It can be fascinating to discuss the secret stories behind the events in your family’s past. Use our Family Interview Sheet as a springboard for conducting interviews at your family gathering.
Cemetery Transcription Sheet (DIGITAL DOWNLOAD): Use this handy form to log locations, inscriptions and descriptions for family tombstones. Create a new sheet for each ancestor, noting how to navigate to the grave in a crowded cemetery, and specific details that make their tombstone unique or interesting.
Using Evernote Video Class (VIDEO DOWNLOAD): If you’re struggling under the weight of all of paper piles your research has generated, this class is for you. We’ll explore Evernote, a free tool designed to help you keep all of your research finds in one organized place.
Genealogy Research Log Templates (DIGITAL DOWNLOAD): Avoid duplicating work and wasting precious genealogy time with these research log templates! The four spreadsheets are fully customizable and can be uploaded to Google Drive so you can access your log anytime, anywhere.
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