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  • Genealogy Gems 2011 Available!

    Wednesday, Apr 25, 2012

    All 2011 issues for our monthly e-zine Genealogy Gems are now available to read on our website! For those of you who have missed any issues, Issues 1 through 94, covering March 2004 through December 2011, are available for you to reference anytime you wish. Remember to subscribe by supplying your name and email address before the end of April to receive the next issue!

    Posted by: ACPL Genealogy Center

  • Quick and Easy Gems

    Thursday, Nov 03, 2011

    The weather is turning cooler, fall sports are ending and you are probably raking the last of the leaves out of your yard. You might be able to squeak in a last visit to a cemetery if you hurry. But largely it is time to settle in for what can be a genealogist’s best season – the Armchair Research season!

    Blow the dust off your files and see where you left off last spring when the garden called you outside. One of the activities you may include in your winter research pursuits is catching up on your genealogical reading. If you have not done so previously, now would be a great time to read the back issues of The Genealogy Center’s e-zine, Genealogy Gems. From The Genealogy Center’s homepage, hold your cursor over the words “Genealogy Community” in the dark blue bar at the top of the screen, and click on “Ezine.” The page that opens has all back issues of Genealogy Gems from its advent in 2004 through April of this year.

    Take the opportunity to sign up to receive Genealogy Gems via email, if you are not already a subscriber. It is sent out each month and is packed with news of The Genealogy Center, preservation tips and articles on featured print and microtext items in the collection. It’s straightforward, no-frills and a wealth of resources right at your fingertips each month.

    Posted by: ACPL Genealogy Center

  • Genealogy Gems

    Tuesday, Feb 15, 2011

    Have you been receiving your online copy of Genealogy Gems: News from the Fort Wayne Library? If not, you should subscribe now! Genealogy Gems is a monthly e-zine which highlights collections within The Genealogy Center, provides details concerning upcoming programs, and keeps you up-to-date on our activities. Read older editions to learn more about this great resource.Type your content here...

    Posted by: ACPL Genealogy Center

  • Time for Gems

    Monday, Apr 26, 2010

    With the end of the month fast approaching, we are preparing to publish Genealogy Gems: News from the Fort Wayne Library. The newsletter is published by the staff of the Genealogy Center and sent via e-mail on the last day of each month. It's a another great way to learn about the resources in the department, new plans for the collection, programs, lodging, directions, and to see where our staff is speaking next. Click to read previously published editions. To sign-up for the newsletter, please send an email to Genealogy@ACPL.Info stating you would like to receive Genealogy Gems at your email address.

    Posted by: ACPL Genealogy Center

  • Easy E-Zine

    Wednesday, Jan 27, 2010

    Are you one of the over 10,000 genealogists who subscribe to Genealogy Gems? Genealogy Gems: News from the Fort Wayne Library is the Genealogy Center’s monthly electronic newsletter. Published at the end of each month, the newsletter includes articles on the resources of the collection, preservation tips, upcoming educational opportunities, directions and parking instructions. All that is required is an email address, which "will not be shared with any individual or group." Send an email to Genealogy@ACPL.Info stating you want to subscribe to Genealogy Gems. You can view previous articles of Genealogy Gems: News from the Fort Wayne Library to see what you're missing.

    Posted by: ACPL Genealogy Center