Think Like an Archivist: Finding Genealogy Records in Libraries & Archives

  • Finding research portals
  • Using finding aids
  • Crafting effective search strategies
  • Finding genealogy records in archives
  • Visiting archives in person
  • Requesting records not yet online

Date: Monday, May 6, 2024

Presenter: Nancy Loe

Location: via Zoom

Price: KDGS members Free; non-members $15; REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Nancy Loe is a genealogist and has worked professionally in libraries and archives for four decades. She holds dual Master’s degrees from The Catholic University of America in American History and in Library Science with a specialization in archives administration and was fortunate to be able to intern twice at the Smithsonian Institution. Nancy has managed academic special collections and archives in California. She has appeared on PBS’s American Experience and California’s Gold as well as the Travel Channel. Nancy has presented at numerous conferences. Including RootsTech and the National Genealogical Society and has given presentations internationally.

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