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Mapping It: A DIY Tutorial

  • 16 Apr 2016
  • 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Schaumburg Public Library

Mapping It: A DIY Tutorial

by Sarah A.V. Kirby

Maps are one of the most valuable tools a genealogist can use. But you should also make your own to both illustrate your family history and provide insight into your research. Using PowerPoint as a foundation, this talk shows you how to use it and several free resources and start building your own maps.

When you cross an aerospace engineer (a.k.a. rocket scientist) with a teacher, librarian, and genealogist, you get a wide range of knowledge and a depth of experience rarely equaled. You also get complex topics explained in everyday language with enthusiasm and excellence. She’s particularly adept at explaining obscure and under-utilized resources. She has been a genealogist since 1994 and a professional since 2008.

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