Cyber-Roots is the genealogist's road map to the Internet. ... more
- ISBN 9780916489786
- Imprint Ancestry.com
- Category Reference
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Cyber-Roots is the genealogist's road map to the Internet.
The Internet is probably the best thing to happen to genealogical research since the invention of the index card. Just click a button and you can be in Sweden. With another click, you're in Singapore. All over the world genealogists are coming together via this new communications medium and sharing their knowledge.
Genealogists are building a new community on the World Wide Web, and Searching for Cyber-Roots will help you get there. Even if you've never touched a personal computer before, this book will give you the chance to start at the very beginning, with advice on everything from what kind of computer you need to buy to what it means to be online. From there, Searching for Cyber-Roots will show you different routes you can take to get on the Internet and the kinds of tools and resources that will be ready and waiting for you when you get there.
A guide for beginners or more experienced Web crawlers.
Tips on buying the right computer for you.
How to find the online genealogical sources you need.