HIGH TECH HELP- EPISODE
Technology is revolutionizing the search for roots on
all fronts. From prisons to schools to libraries and
homes, computers allow genealogists to discover, store, access,
and share family history information with speed and
convenience the average hobbyist wouldnt have thought
possible even a few years ago.
- Review the information you already have on your pedigree
chart to help you decide what new information to
- Use your computer to network with others who may
be working on the same family line youre working
- Verify the information you find; information you find
online may not always be correct.
- Look for CIGs (Computer Interest Groups) sponsored
by your local genealogical society that can help
you decide what computer and software program
will help you in your family history search.
- Explore new photo imaging technology that allows
you to make prints from prints, without a photo
negative, then import your family photographs
into your computer.
- Use your computer to create digital scrapbooks of
photos and documents that you can share through
Check out the Ancestors homepage for
links to great sites in cyberspace and family history
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