From the mountains to the prairies to the shining seas, research your ancestors by state using our interactive US map! Along with some helpful “fast facts,” learn state-specific strategies to take your research further. You’ll also find articles on state records and archives, state history and more.LEARN MORE
Whether you've recently discovered your heritage or are ready to find out more about your ancestor's life in the old country, overseas research can feel intimidating. We're here to help! From tips on searching international records to reading historical maps, gain a better understanding of the different times and places that make up your family's story.LEARN MORE
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Metadata – Why it’s important and how you can use it
"Metadata" is a technical word for describing the content of a photo or document. Learn why it's important for your family history documentation and research.
12 Time-saving Genealogy Research Tips
Does it feel like you're always running out of research minutes? Get more genealogy done in less time with these 12 time-saving tips.