Genealogy programs are presented through a partnership between Carlsbad City Library and the North San Diego County Genealogical Society (NSDCGS). Webinars will open 30 minutes before the start time to allow attendees to join and begin on time. You may pre-register any time before the meeting by visiting the event links below. Please be advised there is a 250-participant limit for the live events. Limited technical support will be available during the webinars; however, if you have any questions before or trouble connecting on the day of thge event, please email email@example.com.
Intermediate Genealogy Class Webinar Archival Preservation & Storage Tuesday, June 9 10-11:30 a.m.
What should you do with all those genealogy papers and heirlooms you have acquired over the years? Carol Baird will provide tips for prolonging the life of records, books, and objects in her presentation, “Archival Preservation & Storage.” Register here
DNA Interest Group Webinar The DNA Doe Project Saturday, June 20 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Colleen Fitzpatrick, widely recognized as the founder of forensic genealogy, presents "The DNA Doe project – Identifying John and Jane Does using genetic genealogy.” Register here
Genealogy Program Webinar Google Books Tuesday, June 23 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Learn how to climb your family tree with Google Books! Lisa Louise Cooke, author of The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox, will share her secrets for using the largest online collection of digitized books to unlock a goldmine of historical and genealogical information. Register here
DNA Foundations Webinar Wednesday, June 24 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Learn how DNA is used in genealogy research, DNA testing options and how to interpret results. The class covers genetic genealogy basics and provides helpful information based on new developments in the field. Register here
At-home Genealogy Databases
Interested in learning more about your family's history? Use your Carlsbad City Library card to access six genealogy databases from home for free:
Remote Research Assistance Need help with your genealogy research?The library’s popular program, Ask a Genealogist!, now provides remote research assistance to patrons via email. Send your inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, and you’ll hear back within one to two business days.