Free webinars to focus on newspapers, Cloud research

Two free webinars are coming up in the next week.

The Southern California Genealogical Society will present a free webinar on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 1 p.m. entitled “Discover Family History in Newspapers Online and Off.”

Learn to locate microfilm or searchable online images of historical newspapers the tricks of successful searches. Discover family events and the communities your ancestors lived in.

To register for this webinar, go to:

The Minnesota Genealogical Society will present a free webinar on Wednesday, Sept. 7 from 7-8 p.m. entitled “7 Ways to Use the Cloud for Your Genealogical Research.”

This presentation will include explanations of what the cloud can do for you and ways to protect your privacy. Discussion will cover ways to use the cloud to make your personal research more effective and easier to share with other generations of your family. Topics covered will include: what the cloud is and cloud tools to share photos, files, notes, trees, audio, video, and stories.

You must register for this free program. To register, go to:

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