German roots Resources Online

German Roots An extensive guide to online German genealogy resources. Comprensive site for genealogy research in all German-speaking regions.

soc.genealogy.german Usenet newsgroup all about German genealogy; most of the postings are in English. See also the newsgroup's Frequently Asked Questions list on the Web.

Germany GenWeb Project Resources, maps, links by German state.

German-American Cultural Heritage From castles to Goethe to German folk songs.

German-American Corner Shopping, chat and heritage.

German-American History & Heritage Famous German-Americans, commemorative stamps and teaching resources.

German-English Dictionary Search a 120,000-word dictionary.

The New English-German Dictionary Online dictionary with more than 187,000 translations.

German Genealogy Mailing Lists Guide to the many regional-specific Internet mailing lists (listservs) on German genealogy.

German Life Magazine on German culture and travel.

For more on finding your German roots, see the April 2000 issue of Family Tree Magazine