Reviews for Genealogy Online

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Crowe, a genealogist and writer who presents workshops on online genealogy, presents a guide to online genealogy research. She covers aspects like beginning a project, genealogy education, useful software, online etiquette, ethics and privacy, and using search engines, chat, Skype, Twitter, mail lists and groups, newsletters, and social bookmarking and tagging, as well as specific sites like Ellis Island Online, the National Genealogical Society, the Mormon church, and Rootsweb, finding government documents, and ethnic resources. This edition has coverage of the use of Web 2.0 applications including push technology, streaming video, blogs, podcasts, and social networking. Knowledge of Internet technologies and programs is assumed. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (