Learn More Using Catalogs, Wikis and Search Engines
After you view this class, you will know how to locate and understand what the records contain, where they are, and how to glean the most evidence from them. You will understand the difference between a string search, a catalog search and a wiki search. The basic layout of the Wiki is a model of how records are organized. Companion locater tools such as World Cat, Archive.org, will also be discussed.
This presentation was recorded live for the "German Family History Research" Expo. The individual Research Guide for this class is included with this video. It is available to download as a PDF immediately upon purchase. If you would like a printed copy of the book, German Research Guide: Sources, Strategies, and Methodology, please click here.
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Product Code: Video Class-GR1507