Category Archives: Libraries

Genealogy e-newsletters worth a look

Recently a reader asked me to provide some tips about how people new to genealogy can learn more about how to uncover their own amazing true stories of their family’s history. One way is to subscribe to several genealogy-focused electronic … Continue reading

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October is Family History Month!

Family History Month was first observed 10 years ago. Utah Senator Orrin Hatch introduced a resolution on September 12, 2001, to designate the month of October as Family History Month. Hatch had circulated a draft for months, but formally introduced … Continue reading

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Reasons why libraries are more important than ever

Our country’s founders understood the importance of an educated electorate. That’s why, as a society, we chose to support public education and what has been referred to as “the people’s university” – our wonderful system of public libraries. As a … Continue reading

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