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RootsTech 2016

RT2489 - A Digital Treasure: PERSI & Your Family History

Session Description

For more than twenty years the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) has created an index to thousands of genealogical and local history periodicals across the world. Now online at Findmypast, the next generation of PERSI includes links to actual digital images and more than 2.5 million indexed entries. This session will provide you with an inside look at how to make the most of your PERSI searches, including ways to find articles online and offline. Specific discussion points will include keyword searching, using Findmypast’s PERSI filters, viewing and downloading article images, and how to keep current with the latest changes to PERSI.


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Intermediate
Intermediate
Traditional Class Session
1 hour