First in our new Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy series, Mastering Online Genealogy covers the use of computers and the Internet to successfully do your own genealogical research. Quillen shows readers how to use the Internet as an effective genealogical research tool, covering the following key points:
Free genealogy websites
Pitfalls to watch out for, pratfalls to avoid
The value of message boards, blogs, etc.
What kind of computer and software should you buy?
Genealogy software reviews
Future books in Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy series will feature immigration and naturalization records; census and military records; how to search for and best use your family records; uncovering your European roots; and more! Book jacket.