Family History Library Classes and Webinars

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Welcome to the Family History Library Classes and Webinars page. On this page you will find a list of all the class schedules as well as webinars that will be taught. A webinar is a class that is broadcasted over the internet, anyone interested can attend. In order to attend a webinar find the class from the below list. The classes are organized according to geographical region. Once you find the class you are interested in, click on the title to enter the online webinar room. Please make sure your headphones or speakers are connected BEFORE you enter the webinar room. We recommend that you enter the webinar about 15-20 minutes before the start time. This will help ensure that your sound is working before the webinar begins. If you would like to download the Handout click on the word “Click Here” next to the title of the class.

In order to view past webinars, you can scroll down to the Past Webinars section or click here.

All class times are scheduled in Mountain Time.

Class Schedules

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Nordic Family History Conference
In order to attend these classes you must register. When registering please check ALL of the boxes for the days you wish to attend. To attend via webinar click here. To attend in person click here. We will use Eventbrite to process your registration. Your information will be processed in accordance with their privacy policy located at Eventbrite's Privacy Policy. For class descriptions click here.
TIME Monday, 11 September Tuesday, 12 September Wednesday, 13 September Thursday, 14 September Friday, 15 September
9:00-10:00 AM MDT 2017 Is the Year of Nordic Records! Learn What's Coming! What's New in Arkiv Digital Probate Laws and Records for Swedish Genealogy Norwegian Church Records Danish Estates
10:15-11:15 AM MDT Panel Q&A: The Who, What, Where, Why, and How of Nordic Records on FamilySearch Name Searchable Databases in Arkiv Digital Databases for Swedish Genealogy Norway: We're getting married! Traditions and Records Little Used records on the "Arkivalieronline"
1:15-2:15 PM Exploring the Feast-Day Calendars for Norway, Denmark, and Sweden Swedish Naming Customs Introduction to Icelandic Church and Census Records "Lensrekneskapsbøker" in Norway Painting a Picture of Your Danish Ancestors Through Their Tax Records
2:30-3:30 PM Scandinavian-American Resources Military Records in Arkiv Digital “Finnish Immigration and Methodology: How to tackle Finnish challenges” Norwegian Migration and Immigration Research in Copenhagen



United States and Canada Research Seminar
In order to attend these classes you must register. When registering please check ALL of the boxes for the days you wish to attend. Registration will open September 4, 2017. We will use Eventbrite to process your registration. Your information will be processed in accordance with their privacy policy located at Eventbrite's Privacy Policy. For class descriptions click here.
TIME Monday, 16 October Tuesday, 17 October Wednesday, 18 October Thursday, 19 October Friday, 20 October
9:00-10:00 AM MDT FamilySearch Catalog FamilySearch Wiki FamilySearch Historical Records Collection FamilySearch Memories Freedman Bureau Records
10:15-11:15 AM MDT Canada Research: Canada Census Records Canada Research: Canada Vital Records Canada Research: Quebec Research Canada Research: Ontario Research Immigration and Canadian Border Crossings
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM MDT Are You Your Own Brick Wall: Common Genealogical Mistakes and Their Solutions Descendancy Research A United States Case Study The Research Process Ask Your United States and Canada Research Question
1:15-2:15 PM MDT United States Vital Records Census Techniques/Strategies United States Land Records Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction to DNA Canada Research: Canada Military
2:30-3:30 PM MDT United States Naturalization Records United States Probate Records Great Internet Sites for United States Research Using LDS Church Records Over There: World War I Over Here

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Past Webinars & Handouts

All of the past webinars are organized by region of the world. In order to view a past webinar, click on the word show next to the country of interest. You will then need to locate the desired title and click on it. Some areas, such as England, Wales, etc., are subheadings under a larger heading (i.e. the British Isles). If you would like to download the handout click on the word “Handout” next to the title of the class. In some cases, only the handout will be available for the class. Please allow 4 weeks for recent classes and handouts to be posted in this section as all recorded classes must be edited and reviewed for content.

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