Sunday, January 15, 2012

The Association of Professional Genealogists Makes Past Issues of the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) Available to Members

2004–2011 APGQ Now Available in Members Only Area of APG Website

15 January 2012 – Westminster, Colo.—In an effort to provide its members with greater access to educational and informational resources, the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) today announced the availability of eight years of past issues of its quarterly publication. Members can read all issues of the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) from 2004–2011, now posted in the members only section of the APG website.

“Our members like to refer to past articles in the APGQ, which has published so many articles that are helpful to professionals, both new and experienced,” said Kathleen W. Hinckley, CG, executive director, APG. “We thank APGQ managing editor Matt J. Wright and APG webmaster Carla Cegielski for their hard work in making this project happen.”

The APGQ, published since 1979, covers topics of interest to professional genealogists and to genealogy enthusiasts interested in professionalism in the field. The publication is distributed to APG members. For more information on the publication, see www.apgen.org/publications/index.html . Go to www.apgen.org/publications/quarterly/archives/index.html for an index of articles from 1979–2010.

About the Association of Professional Genealogists

APG (www.apgen.org), established in 1979, represents more than 2,400 genealogists, librarians, writers, editors, historians, instructors, booksellers, publishers, and others involved in genealogy-related businesses. APG encourages genealogical excellence, ethical practice, mentoring, and education. The organization also supports the preservation and accessibility of records useful to the fields of genealogy and history. Its members represent all fifty states, Canada, and thirty other countries. APG is active on LinkedIn, Twitter (www.twitter.com/apggenealogy), and Facebook (www.facebook.com/AssociationofProfessionalGenealogists).