Category: Online Workshops


RootsTech 2013 Streaming Free Genealogy Sessions

The 3rd annual RootsTech genealogy conference will be taking place on March 21-23, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah. This conference which help participants in learning and using the latest technology with their genealogical research, is lining up some terrific sessions. Recognizing that not everyone can attend, the organizers are offering 3 days of free streaming online content, meaning you have the opportunity to view and listen to some of the sessions online while resting in the comfort of your own home!

A few of the highlighted sessions include:

Thursday, March 21, 2013

* 11:00 am - The Future of Genealogy
* 3:00 pm - The Genealogists Gadget Bag
* 4:15 pm - Finding the Obscure and Elusive: Geographic Information on the Web

Friday, March 22, 2013

* 9:45 am - Researching Ancestors Online
* 1:45 pm - Google Search... and Beyond

Saturday, March 23, 2013

* 9:45 am - Using Technology to Solve Research Problems
* 11:00 am - Digital Storytelling: More Than Bullet Points

**Note: All of the times listed are in Mountain Standard Time, meaning Saskatchewan is in the same time zone.

For a complete listing, click on this link to take you to the schedule. To stream the video on the specific day, go to Live Stream on


Categories: Online Workshops

Free Online Preservation Courses

Help! The snow is melting faster than expected and my basement is in danger of being flooded. Unfortunately, all of my family treasures are kept in the basement. What do I do?

The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) are offering 2 free webinars this month on how to preserve your personal digital memories and protecting and saving family treasures. To learn more about these sessions and to register, follow these links:

Accidents Happen: Protecting & Saving Family Treasures – April 26, 2011

Preserving Your Personal Digital Memories – April 28, 2011

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