About the Author
Barbara Ann Renick
began teaching PAF and computer genealogy classes in 1985 and has become a frequent lecturer at local, regional, and national genealogical conferences. She teaches at the Regional Family History Center in Orange, California. Barbara currently serves as secretary on the Board of Directors for the Association of Professional Genealogists and as vice-president for the Southern California Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She is co-author of the book The Internet for Genealogists: A Beginner's Guide
Founded in 1903, the National Genealogical Society
is a dynamic and growing membership of individuals and other groups from all over the country -- and the world -- that share a common love of the field of genealogy. NGS is a portal to this fascinating endeavor with its ever growing selection of "how-to" materials, educational offerings, and premier annual conferences. The organization publishes the highly acclaimed NGS Quarterly
and the NGS NewsMagazine
. NGS has something for everyone!