Genealogy Education: Getting Your “Free” On

The lecture Genealogy Education: Getting Your “Free” On by Thomas MacEntee is a guide to various FREE education resources available online for genealogists.


Summary Details

Length: 60 minutes

Summary: Participants will learn how to access the best free online resources for learning genealogy research including webinars, blogs, wikis, and more.

Description: In recent years, more and more free learning resources have come online for genealogists and family historians. Starting with a review of different learning platforms, we’ll review various options to help you build a customized genealogy education plan.

Audience Level: Beginner.

Content: 4 pages.


  • Genealogy Education: Can I Really Find Free Stuff?
  • The “Big Sites” and Genealogy Education
  • Toolboxes and Resource Aggregation Sites
  • Genealogy Society Resources
  • Tips on Getting the Most Out of Free Genealogy Education
  • Resource List

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