User:AdkinsWH/Sandbox Closer to home access

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=== Local Resources ===
 
=== Local Resources ===
 
There may be fees involved, including copy costs
 
There may be fees involved, including copy costs
State archives microfilms to my library
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*Writing, emailing, calling, etc.
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*State archives microfilms to my library
 
*Local libraries, societies
 
*Local libraries, societies
 
*Government (county clerk, state VR, etc.)
 
*Government (county clerk, state VR, etc.)
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*[[Swedish American:Minnesota Historical Society]]
 
*[[Swedish American:Minnesota Historical Society]]
 
*[[State Historical Society of North Dakota]]
 
*[[State Historical Society of North Dakota]]
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==='''Going there yourself'''===
 
==='''Going there yourself'''===
 
*[[On-site Research in Poland]]
 
*[[On-site Research in Poland]]

Revision as of 19:55, 11 April 2013

Gathering/Experimenting with Closer to home access page

  • Very important page to update. Perhaps this is the core page, rather than the one I'm creating


Contents

Obtain the records

records vs book media Is there something the family has? adapt the Obtain the Records page? Probably not, since it is one of the published, highly edited ones.

Internet Resources

Social Media

  • Genealogical community (cost trade off)
  • Forums
  • Facebook groups, etc.

Inter-library loan, etc.

Not everyone learned about ILL

Local Resources

There may be fees involved, including copy costs

Going there yourself

Look ups

  • Look ups

Researchers

"Look it up" vs. "Track it down"

Topics

  • Then by topics -- with links to states topics? If so, then the list can be generated in Excel

with links to states topics? If so, then the list can be generated in Excel

Newspapers

Ways to order