BCG OFFERS FREE WEBINAR Tuesday, 17 October, 8:00 p.m. Eastern
“Databases, Search Engines, and the Genealogical Proof Standard”
by David Ouimette, CG, CGL
With billions of indexed records available online, what methodologies should the researcher employ to best leverage these resources in keeping with genealogical standards?
The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) will present “Databases, Search Engines, and the Genealogical Proof Standard” by David Ouimette, CG, CGL, free to the public at 8:00 p.m. EDT, 17 October 2017.
David Ouimette, CG, CGL, manages Content Strategy at FamilySearch, prioritizing archival records worldwide for digital preservation and online publication. He has conducted research in the archives of dozens of countries across all continents. David lectures at national genealogical conferences and institutes, serves as a BCG trustee, and authored Finding Your Irish Ancestors: A Beginner’s Guide.
President Jeanne Larzalere Bloom, CG, says, “The Board for Certification of Genealogists is proud to offer this new webinar as part of an ongoing series that supports our mission to provide education for family historians. This webinar will address genealogy standards for research. By promoting a uniform standard of competence and ethics BCG endeavors to foster public confidence in genealogy.”
Register for “Databases, Search Engines, and the Genealogical Proof Standard” by David Ouimette, CG, CGL, before 17 October 2017. BCG receives a commission if you register by clicking our affiliate link: http://legacy.familytreewebinars.com/?aid=2619.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. For more information contact: office@BCGcertification.org.
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