From Microfilms to Hyperspace, Billions of Records at Your Fingertips (Monthly Meetings)
From Microfilms to Hyperspace, Billions of Records at your Fingertips
Nov. 5th, 2020
While indexes help us access records on genealogy websites, there are lots of genealogically valuable records that are not searchable. The Family History Library has digitized hundreds of thousands of microfilms. Most of these images are available for online browsing. Learn how to find and browse these records on FamilySearch.
Speaker: Andrew Lee
Bio: A family history researcher for 30 years, Andy teaches throughout the US and Canada at conferences and local societies on subjects such as DNA, writing, beginning genealogy, and various tools to incorporate in your hobby. In 2016, he and his wife started the Family History Fanatics YouTube channel to help beginning family historians get started in family history by providing tips on DNA, preservation, scrapbooking, and more. He’s the co-author of the best selling DNA Q&A and A Recipe for Writing Family History as well as other family history related books. As a trained speaker with Toastmasters International, Andy has won several storytelling contests. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and works in the oil & gas industry. He and his wife have five children.