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The Resource Fostering family history services : a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers, Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller

Fostering family history services : a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers, Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller

Label
Fostering family history services : a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers
Title
Fostering family history services
Title remainder
a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers
Statement of responsibility
Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller
Title variation
Guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Here is everything you need to promote your library as a center for genealogical study by leveraging your collection to help patrons conduct research on ancestors, document family stories, and archive family heirlooms. Discusses the reference environment and offers tips for strategic planning for local studies. Includes hints of how to assess, organize, discard, or donate family heirlooms. Offers suggestions for caring for family history archives, including physical enclosures, digital copies, and the importance of data backups. Features templates for partnership agreements with other organizations"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Rhonda L
Dewey number
020.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z688.G3
LC item number
C58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Nicole Wedemeyer
Series statement
Genelaogy from the Heartland
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries
  • Family archives
  • Local history
  • Reference services (Libraries)
  • Public services (Libraries)
  • Electronic reference services (Libraries)
  • Internet in library reference services
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Fostering family history services : a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers, Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, appendices, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thinking outside the collection box -- Record it : preserving family and community history -- Tell it : oral history for the 21st century -- Sort it : assessing and storing home sources -- Picture it : gathering, analyzing and storing family photographs -- The negotiators : asking and answering questions -- Maximizing access to family history materials -- Mining the riches -- Pooling our resources : the digital portal -- Appendix A. Annotated lists of family history titles forms -- Appendix B. The locality guide -- Appendix C. Associations related to local studies -- Appendix D. Forms
Control code
ocn932116009
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvii, 269 pages
Isbn
9781610695411
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015037572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
020.72 C549 ; GE-GM ; GE1702AMAZON2 pav, JS ; GE1704-22C pav, JS.
Other control number
40025856850
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)932116009
Label
Fostering family history services : a guide for librarians, archivists, and volunteers, Rhonda L. Clark and Nicole Wedemeyer Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, appendices, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thinking outside the collection box -- Record it : preserving family and community history -- Tell it : oral history for the 21st century -- Sort it : assessing and storing home sources -- Picture it : gathering, analyzing and storing family photographs -- The negotiators : asking and answering questions -- Maximizing access to family history materials -- Mining the riches -- Pooling our resources : the digital portal -- Appendix A. Annotated lists of family history titles forms -- Appendix B. The locality guide -- Appendix C. Associations related to local studies -- Appendix D. Forms
Control code
ocn932116009
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xvii, 269 pages
Isbn
9781610695411
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2015037572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
020.72 C549 ; GE-GM ; GE1702AMAZON2 pav, JS ; GE1704-22C pav, JS.
Other control number
40025856850
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)932116009

Library Locations

    • Midwest Genealogy CenterBorrow it
      3440 S. Lee's Summit Road, Independence, MO, 64055, US
      39.055851 -94.391098
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