BYU Family History Library

Missing: Reward! Locating Widows, Spinsters, and Bachelors - Sara Cochran (29 September 2022)

Sara Cochran gives some ideas on how to find widows and unmarried children. For more information:...

Should You Upgrade Your Computer? - James Tanner (25 Sep 2022)

James Tanner talks about some important considerations when deciding whether or not you need a new computer. Handout

How to Write Your Family’s Social History – Jerroleen Sorensen (25 Sep 2022)

Putting Your Ancestors into Historical Context: How to Write Your Family’s Social History – Jerroleen Sorensen (25 Sep 2022) In this class,...

Intermediate (for LDS) 3: Mysteries of the Change Log Revealed - Kathryn Grant (25 Sep 2022)

Kathryn Grant explains what the change log is, why it's important and how to use it. Handout:...

Instructions for the Wolverine Data Film2digital Moviemaker Pro 8mm and Super 8 Converter

"Instructions For The Wolverine Data Film2digital Moviemaker-Pro 8mm and Super 8 Converter-James Tanner (24 Sep 2022)" This video provides...

Southern Research Part 1: Historical Context & Census Records - Laura Lefler (22 September 2022)

Laura Lefler explains the context for why Southern research is sometimes difficult and how you can use available resources like the census. For...

How Reliable are Hard Drives, SSDs, and Online Storage? - James Tanner (18 Sep 2022)

James Tanner gives great information about different types of devices for data storage and why it is important to keep those devices updated.

Intermediate (for LDS) 2: Duplicates in Family Tree Part 2: How to Resolve Them-Kathryn Grant (9-18)

FamilySearch Intermediate (for Latter-day Saints) 2: Duplicates in Family Tree Part 2: How to Resolve Them- Kathryn Grant (18 Sep 2022) In the...

The Family History Research “Circle” - Maureen Brady (15 September 2022)

The full title of this webinar is The Family History Research “Circle”: The Internet, FamilySearch Family History Centers, Libraries, and On-Site...

Newspaper Databases at the BYU FHL ProQuest, Gale etc.- Nicky Smith (16 Sep 2022)

Nicky Smith teaches how to find Newpaper Database links using the BYU Family History Library Homepage. She shows several subscription newspapers...

Why Can't I Find My Family? Digging Deeper on Surnames - Laurie Castillo (11 Sep 2022)

In this class, Laurie Castillo gives numerous resources for learning more about ancestral surnames. These are resources could be very useful in...

Can You Avoid Digital Death? - James Tanner (11 Sep 2022)

James Tanner talks about the digital work you have stored on your computers and storage devices, and how to preserve them. He also gives...