Genealogical Society of Broward County
NGS 2016 - Superior Volunteer Award
Welcome Everyone 
 
The Genealogical Society of Broward County (GSBC) welcomes you to our website.
Our efforts are dedicated to helping others in their search of family genealogy and history.
 
Join us
Sunday, December 4, 2016
 
"Where Did They Live?
Using Online Maps for Genealogy Research"
 
An introductory overview to the benefits of using maps as tools for learning more about locating where your ancestors lived in the United States. Participants will learn how to navigate the Alvin Sherman Library's Digital Sanborn Maps collection from ProQuest, Google Earth and Google Maps. In addition, learn more about free online map resources such as Bureau of Land Management General Land Office Records; U.S. Board on Geographic Names, USGS; David Rumsey Map Collection; and other online collections.
Presenter: Nora Quinlan, Director of Reference and Instructional Library Services, Alvin Sherman Library, Nova Southeastern University.
 
 

12:00 Noon to 4:00 pm

Alvin Sherman Library, NSU -  2nd Floor,

Open Lab 12-1:15 pm - Computer Lab A
General meeting 1:30pm - Room 2053
Program begins at 2:00pm - Room 2053
African American SIG will meet on January the 8th at 3:30pm
Parking $1.00/hour - first floor of parking garage.
 
 
GSBC currently offers:
  • A friendly and enthusiastic group who are excited to build our society and assist you in researching your family history.
  • Monthly Programs of interest to the group
  • An extensive Genealogy Collection located on the 2nd floor of the Alvin Sherman Library
  • Computer lab - computers devoted to genealogical research
  • Research Assistance to help you get started
 
Explore our menu on the left of the web page to see all of the different things GSBC brings to both its members and all who may come to explore.  We hope to continue to develop new and interesting areas for you to search for your family history.
 
Suggestions and comments are appreciated from anyone who might have thoughtful insight that could help us help others in their pursuit of family history or research. Feel free to let us know your thoughts and share your ideas.  
 
Consider becoming a member to enhance your research and help others along the way.
 

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