ERIC Number: ED418728
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Beginning Your Genealogical Research: Guides & Forms To Get You Started.
Michigan Library, Lansing.
This document presents information for conducting a genealogical search at the Library of Michigan. Included are descriptions of genealogy and local history resources at the Library of Michigan; a 10-step process on conducting family research; bibliographies on how to conduct genealogical research, guides to organizing genealogical data, and books in the Abrams Foundation Historical Collection; a descriptive list of primary and secondary source materials; directions on how to connect to the Library of Michigan's ANSWER online catalog from a home computer; MichNet access numbers; pedigree and family group charts; additional rules; and a map for locating the Library of Michigan. (AEF)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Annotated Bibliographies, Family History, Family (Sociological Unit), Genealogy, Information Retrieval, Information Sources, Online Searching, Reference Materials, State Libraries, User Needs (Information)
Library of Michigan, Public Information Office, P.O. Box 30007, Lansing, MI 48909.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Library, Lansing.