Free Access to Ancestry.com's British Genealogy Records This Weekend! The free access ends Sunday, Feb. 8, at 9:59 p.m. MT Ancestry.com is offering free access this weekend to its entire UK collection (these records are normally part of Ancestry.com's World Explorer subscription). See a list of all databases included in the free offer on this page (scroll down beneath search boxes). You will need to have a free account to see your search results but you will not need a subscription to Ancestry during the free access period. TIP: You can access theses databases for free in the Rio Rancho Public Library which provides Ancestry Library Edition to all. "Who Do You Think You Are?" Celebrity Guests Announced for Spring 2015 The series will premiere Sunday, March 8 (a different date from TLC's previously announced Feb. 24)
Roots Tech 2015 Feb. 12–14, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah You don't have to be in Salt Lake City to participate! Attend virtually by exploring the syllabus of classes and watching free video streaming sessions. From their website you can watch selected conference presentations live. If you can't watch presentations when broadcast live they will be archived so that you can view it at your convenience.
To learn about what presentations will be viewable from home see the free online broadcast schedule. ** Currently archived presentations from Roots Tech 2014 are available at https://rootstech.org/video/3609934281001. Once 2015 presentations are archived the 2014 presentations will likely be removed so check out 2014 now!
Highly recommended 2014 presentations are those by: Dr. Spenser Wells of the National Geographic Society, Judy Russell, the Legal Genealogist, Lisa Louise Cooke and Josh Taylor.
Links to 2015 video streaming sessions and archived sessions will be added here and sent by email once they are available.
Family Search Revisited
Meeting handouts can all be found in the Roots Tech 2015 syllabus.