Welcome to the subject guide for genealogy! This guide is maintained by the Liaison Librarian for History, but may also be useful for genealogists and family historians. Although once considered an ancillary discipline, genealogy is increasingly considered an essential tool for studying the past as well as ourselves.
The guide includes:
It is notable that many genealogical companies and websites rely on the use of un/underpaid and exploitative prison labour in order to make genealogical materials such as census records available online and easy-to-use. Keep this ethical consideration in mind when deciding to undertake a genealogical project. To learn more, read: