Monthly Archives: March 2013

San Francisco Public Library

While I am in this historic city on the last leg of my tour, I took the opportunity to visit the Main Branch of the San Francisco Public Library.  I was interested to visit after viewing a time lapse video created following its … Continue reading

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Internet Archive

Due to time and internet access to restrictions, the following three posts have been delayed. My final destination was San Francisco, home to the Internet Archive. Late last year, Yarra Plenty Regional Library joined their Open Library project, the first … Continue reading

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Rootstech 2013: Day 3

The final keynote speakers for the conference did not disappoint.  David Pogue is the weekly technology columnist for The New York Times.  He was an entertaining speaker, holding the audience captive.  We are part of the app phone era, not … Continue reading

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Rootstech 2013: Day 2

Following the success of the keynote addresses of  Day 1; first speaker up for Day 2, Jyl Pattee, did not dissappoint. Jyl is the is the founder of Mom It Forward Media, a digital agency and network of social media influencers. … Continue reading

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Rootstech 2013; Day 1

I have been looking forward to the Rootstech conference since the beginning.   It has been a tremendously busy three days.  This is the first of three posts I will write regarding my experiences here. I had registered as a … Continue reading

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Family History Library classes

Wednesday March  21 – another day in Salt Lake City with a buzz in the air as people arrived for Rootstech which started the next day Rootstech is a genealogy and technology confernce designed for people to discover the latest family … Continue reading

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Family History Library – Salt Lake City

A trip to Salt Lake City is not complete for a genealogist without a trip to the the Family History Library.  The library welcomes everybody – free.  Although I have not had time to do any family history research at … Continue reading

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