Staff Development

Genealogy & Family History Day
@ Love Library
Friday, June 19, 2015
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Join us for a day of free workshops and discussions about genealogy. Learn how to use a variety of library resources to advance your family history and cultural research.

Register early to guarantee your seat.

Registration Required for this free workshop!

Contact
Joan Barnes or
Tom McFarland

Workshop Schedule

  • 8:30-9:00 - Check-in and coffee
  • 9:00-9:05 - Charlene Maxey-Harris
    • Welcome
  • 9:05-10:15 - Signe Boudreau
    • Using the Libraries website
    • Newspapers
    • Google Scholar and Google Books
  • 10:15-10:30-Break
  • 10:30-11:30 - Kent LaCombe
    • HathiTrust
    • Fold3
    • Civil War Index
  • 11:30-12:00 - Kay Logan-Peters
    • Sanborn Maps
  • 12:00-1:15 – Lunch on your own
  • 1:15-2:00 – Joanie Barnes, Tom McFarland
    • Tour of Love Library
  • 2:00-2:15 – Break
  • 2:15-2:45 – Bob Bolin
    • U.S. Serial Set
  • 2:45-3:15 - Pete Brink
    • UNL Archives
    • ArchivGrid
  • 3:15-3:30 - Break
  • 3:30- 4:30 - Tom McFarland
    • WorldCat
    • Heritage Quest
    • Draper Collection

Parking

Park & Go paid parking is available at the Larson Building, 13th and Q Streets.

Location

University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Love Library, 13th and R Streets.

Lunch

Bring your lunch or visit any number of restaurants in our Nebraska Union or downtown Lincoln.