Introduction to Ancestry Library Edition

Presentation Description

Ancestry Library Edition offers genealogists access to millions of records and more than a billion names. You can search Ancestry to find out when your ancestor was born, where they lived and worked, what level of education they attained, whether they owned their own home, and so much more.

In this presentation, you will learn how to search Ancestry Library Edition for family history records, including the U.S. federal census, military records, passenger lists, and more. Come away with search strategies and tips for how to get the most out of this site.

This presentation is ideal for those starting their family history research for the first time or for genealogists of any experience level looking for an overview of Ancestry Library Edition.

Presentation Summary

    • Length: 60 minutes, including Q&A
    • Audience: Genealogists and family historians, educators, and students
    • Audience Level: Beginner to moderate
    • Resources: Handout