The Members-only area of Irish Ancestors has been updated with the following items:
Crowdsourcing, an Expert Tip by Claire Bradley
This is a full-length Expert Tip based on the lecture Claire delivered at the National Library of Ireland during the summer. It expands on the advice published in the July e-bulletin, so you’ll find plenty of very useful advice for harnessing the power of social media and forums to further your research. See Expert Tips (members only)
Registry of Deeds Indexing Project, an Expert Tip by Roz McCutcheon FIGRS
The top contributor to the Registry of Deeds Indexing Project since it was launched by the Society’s very own Webmaster, Nick Reddan, in 2007, Roz knows just how this free database ticks. In this full-length Expert Tip, she provides step by step instructions to help you get the very best from this important resource. See Expert Tips (members only)
The Irish Ancestor – Index of Persons, by Peter Manning FIGRS
Written by the renowned genealogist Rosemary ffolliott, The Irish Ancestor was published from 1969 to 1986. Peter has carefully created a three-part index of persons named in the magazine. This first part covers issues published 1969 to 1974 and lists over 15,000 references to individual people. The two later parts will join the line-up shortly. See Library Holdings / Books & Journals (members only)
We’re sure members will find these additional resources very useful to their research.