125 N. Maple Avenue
GSBC General Meeting (Hybrid—online and in-person)
Discovering Your UK/Irish Roots Online: Websites and Resources for English, Welsh, Irish, and Scottish Ancestry
Presentation by Debra Dudek
Monday, 26 September 2022 @ 7pm Eastern
Note that this program will be online only—no in-person program at Ridgewood Public Library.
Online and open to all, but space is limited! (Registration required.)
Online webinar registration link: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3278417543697457421
Also, in person at Ridgewood Public Library, 125 N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 (No registration required.)
This program will lead you through the resources and search techniques for the three big UK and Irish databases: FindMyPast, ScotlandsPeople and RootsIreland. Learn what's new on these databases, how you can apply them to your research and how privacy and information rights impact your quest for records.
Debra M. Dudek is Head of Adult and Teen Services at the Fountaindale Public Library District in Bolingbrook, IL. Ms. Dudek specializes in British genealogy, World War I research, and emerging technology topics. An alumna of Olivet College (Olivet, Michigan) and the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, Scotland). Ms. Dudek holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, a Masters in Information and Library Studies, and a Post Graduate Certificate in Genealogical, Palaeographic & Heraldic Studies.