Technology for Genealogists

Session I

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Introduction – mindmap
Introduction – PDF version
Personal Computer Safety – PDF
Freeware for Genealogy – mindmap
Freeware for Genealogy – PDF
File Organization – PDF
Note Taking – mindmap
Note Taking – PDF

Session II

Handout on Lineage Databases
Notes on The Master Genealogist
Mindmap of The Master Genealogists – PDF
Mindmap of The Master Genealogist – png

Session III

Auxiliary Programs for Genealogy
Mapping Software – Gensmarts – Spreadsheets for Genealogists

Session IV

Links to information about graphic programs
Mary’s slides about digital images and scanning