Course curriculum

    1. Welcome! Start Here and Press Play

    2. Workshop Access: January 23 - February 19, 2023

    3. Contact Us

    4. How to use the course player

    5. Meet the Instructors

    6. Say Hello in the Introduce Yourself Space

    7. Take a Step: Imagine Your Future Genealogy Materials

    8. Before we begin ...

    1. Q&A Session for Modules 1 and 2 (Recorded Friday, January 27th))

    2. Q&A Session for Modules 3 and 4 (Recorded Friday, February 3rd)

    1. 1. Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Your Project

    2. Take a Step: Set Organizing S.M.A.R.T. Goals

    3. 2. Why You Should Digitize

    4. 3. Deciding What to Keep (and What to Toss!)

    5. 4. Planning Your Sorting Session

    6. Take a Step: Make a Plan and Gather Materials

    7. 5. What Does Sorting Look Like

    8. Take a Step: Now, Sort Your Materials

    9. 6. Disposing of Materials

    10. Take a Step: Make a Disposal Plan

    11. Questions? Ask them in the Sort Your Stuff Space

    12. What’s next?

    1. Introduction

    2. 1. How to Handle Inherited Genealogy

    3. 2. Home Archiving Basics

    4. Take a Step: Make a Plan for Your Tasks 

    5. 3. Select Items for "Quick Digitization"

    6. 4. Resources for Archival Supplies

    7. Questions? Ask them in the Inherited Stuff Space

    1. 1. Organizing your genealogy workspace

    2. Take a Step: Envision Your Space

    3. 2. How to organize and name your files and folders

    4. Take a Step: Decide How To Name Your Files

    5. 3. Naming Files and Folders

    6. Take a Step: Rename and refile existing files

    7. 4. How to Make a Family History Binder

    8. 5. More about organizing digital files

    9. Take a Step: Create Your Physical Files

    10. Questions? Ask them in the Organize Your Stuff Space

    1. Meet Your Instructor

    2. 1. Planning for digitization

    3. 2. How to scan documents and photos

    4. 3 . How to use a smartphone to digitize documents and photos

    5. 4. How to find digital copies of things you've photocopied

    6. 5. How to (re)name your files, folders and photos

    7. 6. Metadata – what it is and how to use it

    8. 7. How to back up your digital files

    9. Questions? Ask them in the Digitize Your Stuff Space

    10. Take a Step: Digitize Your Documents

About this course

  • $199.00
  • 70 lessons
  • 8 hours of video content

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