Genealogy Sunshine Coast

Family history, local history, worldwide resources for research

All welcome - bring a friend


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GSC WORKSHOPS

Saturday 22 September 2018


9.30am to 12 noon


Research strategies with Milli

Some new research strategies using Rootsmagic 7

and links to online databases such as

Familysearch.org,

Findmypast,

Ancestry

and My Heritage




For these workshops, it is very helpful to your research if you have a Google Account - which will give you a free gmail account which is web based and accessible to you when researching at our GSC Resource Centre and in our workshop sessions.

https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/27441?hl=en

For this workshop if will help if you have a Familysearch.org log in with you - please remember to bring your log in and password details with you.

https://www.familysearch.org/



1.00pm to 3.30pm -

TROVE - with Milli

an update on the treasures you can find in online newspapers and much more.....

One of the truly fabulous resources you cannot live without if you are researching family and local history in Australia -

Discover how to tag your research, create lists of your research interests, and link them to your research or website.


For the afternoon workshop it will help if you have registered and have a log on with Trove -

this is free and will make your searches in Trove much more effective. Follow the link to Sign Up and write down your log in and password details. Use a Gmail address so you can access these accounts from anywhere with Internet access.

https://trove.nla.gov.au/


You are welcome to bring your own laptop with Rootsmagic 7 installed - and remember your passwords.

We have some laptops available for use as well.

Cost is $10 per workshop or $16 for both workshops -

To book, please email genealogysc@gmail.com or phone 07 5329 2315 during opening hours.

Bookings are appreciated to help us allow for seating and catering purposes.

Morning tea is provided - lunch is available for purchase, or bring your own.


Visit our Genealogy Sunshine Coast Resource Centre in Petrie Park Nambour

Monday from 9.00 till 2.30pm

Tuesday from 9 till 2.30 pm

Wednesday from 9.00 till 2.30 pm

Thursday from 1.00 till 5.00pm

Saturday 12 noon till 4.00pm

Feel the need to volunteer ?

Come and meet our team of indexers and scanners and many wonderful folk who all help to create a fantastic community resource.

Learn new skills as you go.. discover a whole new world

READ ABOUT US IN THE SUNSHINE COAST DAILY ONLINE

http://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/society-can-delve-back-to-trace-roots/1716810/

See what fantastic resources we have to help with family and local history research

15000 items, books, microfiche, journals, maps, CD's, DVD's, newspaper clippings, computer indexes.... this is your

chance to discover the wealth of family history information available for research.

Come and meet our helpful volunteer librarians and researchers.... discover your family and your history!

Check out our latest online catalogues of some of our collection..

GSC Resource Centre

GSC Resource Centre Collection Guides