Overwhelmed by clutter? Convinced there’s a better way to tackle your genealogy to-do list? Get ideas to organize your research and maximize your results with our look inside the workspaces and best practices of six professional genealogists.
When you sit down to work on your genealogy, can you pick up where you
left off? Or do you get distracted by the clutter around you? Do you
forget whether you already requested Great-great-grandma’s obituary?
Pause to hunt for your notebook and a pen?
workspace—whether it’s a whole spare room or a corner that doubles as
bill-paying central—will make your genealogy research more organized and
productive. The right setup and tools for the way you work can make the
difference between jumping right into a research session and spending
20 minutes getting ready to begin.
Our inside look at the workspaces of six professional genealogists
reveals the office arrangements, tools and best practices that promote
research efficiency. You’ll find tips, tricks and new ideas to help you
make your workspace and your workflow more, well, workable.