Compiled Genealogies: Five-Star Quality Rating System
Standard format. Includes table of contents, index, and a numbering system that is easy to follow.
Places ancestors in relevant historical context.
Cites high-quality sources; examines the original source material, not simply derivatives, such as abstracts.
Author is credentialed as a genealogist, belongs to relevant family history organizations, or has earned a college degree in a similar field of study.
- A BCG standard.