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Workshop Overview

Schedule below subject to change

Schedule at a Glance
Tuesday, November 12th
1:00 – 1:45 pm

Registration Desk Open – Plaza Lobby

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Family History Library Orientation and Tour – optional event

Wednesday, November 13th
8:00 – 8:45 am Registration Desk Open – Plaza Lobby
9:00 – 10:10 am The How, What, and Why of Immigrant Research – Methodology Overview
Joe Everett
10:20 – 11:20 am Record Sources, Part I
Joe Everett
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Geographical Tools, Part I
Thom Edlund
12:30 – 1:45 pm Lunch on your own
2:00 – 5:00 pm Computer Lab Open –  Research Skills and Support
 Family History Library
2:00 – 6:00 pm Individual Consultations by Appointment
Family History Library
Thursday, November 14th
 9:00 – 10:00 am  Methodology, Part II
Baerbel Johnson
10:10 -11:10 am Record Sources, Part II
Joe Everett
11:20 am – 12:20 pm Geographic Tools, Part II
Kahlile Mehr
12:30 – 1:45 pm Lunch on your own
2:00 – 5:00 pm Computer Lab Open -  Research Skills and Support
 Family History Library
2:00 – 6:00 pm Second Consultation by Appointment
Family History Library
Friday, November 15th
 9:00 – 10:00 am  Methodology – Case Study
Baerbel Johnson
10:10 -11:10 am Record Sources – Case Study
Kyle Betit
11:20 am – 12:20 pm Geographic Tools – Case Study
Kahlile Mehr
12:30 – 1:45 pm Lunch on your own
2:00 – 5:00 pm Third Consultation by Appointment
Family History Library
2:00 – 5:00 pm Computer Lab Open -  Research Skills and Support
 Family History Library
6:00 – 7:45 pm Closing Dinner
Chasing the Elusive Ancestor
Milan Pohontsch