Libraries and Archives Articles
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' (LDS) genealogy arm, Family-Search, has microfilmed millions of records and books from all over the globe. Use this tutorial to learn how to order the microfilms.
A high-profile case of document theft in US history alerts archives to a latent threat.
Learn how to use your digital camera to "scan" family documents and pictures.
A busy schedule can thwart family tree research, but these 23 tips will help you be smarter about your time.
Give your research a long-lasting legacy: Follow these six steps to get your family history book into the library stacks.
Use these eight genealogy resources to help your Latin American family tree research along.
Access the world's genealogical records right in your own backyard.
In these library collections, family history speaks volumes. Check out their roots riches in our roundup of the top 10 public libraries for genealogists.
We show you how to borrow books from faraway repositories with interlibrary loan.
NARA has many genealogically useful records for lesser-known wars in its holdings.