It’s easy to recreate and share a family heirloom diary, album or series of letters—while keeping the original safe and sound.
Pinterest, the latest internet addiction, has genealogists everywhere sharing photos, records and research inspiration via online bulletin boards. Here’s how you can get in on the action.
You've been meaning to digitize all those family photos for years. Now's the time—just follow our five steps.
Has someone already written a local or family history book relevant to your genealogy? Use Google Books to find out.
Does your genealogy search feel a bit scattered? Whip it into organized, efficient shape by using a research log. Our expert shows you how to get started.
Find your ancestors in the online 1940 US census using this step-by-step guide.
Preserve those old, yellowed newspaper clippings and organize them into your own family news file.
Learn how to rescue and preserve your family photos for future generations.
Bring your ancestors to life with a visit to a living history museum. Here’s your planning guide.
Ready to channel your inner Diane Sawyer or Larry King? Interview your relatives to capture family history details and stories.