The Ultimate Family History Bookshelf
Essential books for discovering, preseving and celebrating your family history.

Online/Computer Software Guides

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Online Genealogy by Rhonda McClure (Macmillan). Takes you into the world of online sources and databases to streamline your research on the Internet, with advice on genealogy software, chat rooms, bulletin boards and more.

Cyndi's List: A Comprehensive List of 40,000 Genealogy Sites on the Internet by Cyndi Howells (Genealogical Publishing Co.). In this organized, cross-referenced index, Cyndi Howells shows you how to access genealogical resources from 40,000 Web sites.

Genealogy Basics Online by Cherri Melton Flinn (Muska &. Lipman Publishing). In this easy-to-read guide, Cherri Melton Flinn shows you how to find the best Web sites to discover your family history, how to use Web directories and search engines, and how to meet and exchange information with other researchers online.