During this half-day seminar, George will share his expertise on:
- Locating and Accessing Published Genealogies Online
- Expand Your Research Reach with Interlibrary Loan & Digitized Book Collections
- Bits About Obits: Reading Between the Lines
George G. Morgan, president of Aha! Seminars Inc., is an internationally recognized genealogy expert who presents at local, state, national, and international genealogical conferences. He is the prolific author of hundreds of articles for magazines, journals, newsletters, genealogical publications, and websites in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Singapore, and elsewhere. His tenth book, the third edition of his How to Do Everything Genealogy, will be published by McGraw-Hill in January 2012.
George is Vice President of Membership for the Federation of Genealogical Societies and Publicity Director of the Florida Genealogical Society of Tampa. He is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the New England Historic Genealogical Society, and more than a dozen societies in the U.S. and the U.K. George and Drew Smith produce The Genealogy GuysSM podcast at http://genealogyguys.com, the longest-running genealogical podcast in the world, with thousands of listeners around the globe.
“Our members love programs that help them become better researchers, and George’s presentation really fits that bill,” said Society President Sharon Foley. “We’re excited about the seminar and delighted to welcome George to Austin.”
About the Austin Genealogical Society
Founded in 1960, the Austin Genealogical Society is devoted to advancing genealogy through wideranging research and education and to preserving the heritage of Austin, Travis County, and Texas. The society offers monthly meetings on a variety of family history topics, mini-seminars with leading genealogists, hands-on technology workshops, research trips to major repositories, and beginners’ classes for new researchers. Members also enjoy a monthly newsletter and an award-winning Quarterly. For more information, please visit the AGS website at http://austintxgensoc.org.