Tuesday, March 5, 2013
1:00–2:00 p.m. eastern standard time
Introduction to Genealogy Resources is aimed at reference staff with little or no experience in genealogy, and will introduce online tools for assisting patrons with family history research. The goal of the webinar is to give students confidence and skill in assisting family history researchers. The class will outline basic sources and strategies. Topics covered will include censuses, vital records, immigration records, military research and a variety of other basic genealogy sources. The emphasis is on U.S. resources, but major foreign sources will be identified.
This NYLA e-Institute webinar is being offered on: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Registration for each is $25 for NYLA members and $35 for non-members. Register Online via the NYLA Online Membership Center (You must log-in using your NYLA username and password to receive discounted member rates) Click here to Register Online*
Group viewing registration is available if you plan to share the webinar with a group.
(Hook-up the LCD projector and share the program with a group of staff members!)
The group viewing rate is $75 for NYLA members and $98 for non-members.
Looking to register for multiple viewing locations? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for discounted pricing options.
NOTSL Spring 2013 Meeting
Friday, April 5, 2013
The deadline for registration is Friday, March 29. The registration form is now available.
Cleveland State University, Student Center
Parking: South garage, on East 21st and Prospect, across from the Wolstein Center
Campus Map: http://www.csuohio.edu/aboutcsu/campusmap.pdf
9:00 – 9:30 Registration and light refreshments
9:30 – 9:40 Welcoming remarks, including distribution of NOTSL ballots
9:40 – 12:00 Paul Frank, “RDA and Authorities”
12:00 – 1:30 Lunch (on your own)
1:30 – 1:40 NOTSL Business Meeting
1:40 – 4:00 Chris Cronin, “Making it Easier Done than Said: Developing Practical Strategies for a Successful RDA Implementation at Your Institution”