Utilizing the HathiTrust Digital Library for Family History Research

Utilizing the HathiTrust Digital Library for Family History Research


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by Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS

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Utilizing the HathiTrust Digital Library for Family History Research


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This robust digital repository, underutilized by many genealogists, is packed with digitized publications from academic and research institutions that are relevant to your family history. This lecture walks you through HathiTrust’s discovery and access tools, showcases U.S. and international collections that are particularly relevant to genealogists, and demonstrates search strategies to help you find those valuable sources.


 
 

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Presenter: Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS

Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS, is an academic librarian, college educator, and web developer who has been researching her family history since 1997. She is the Digital Literacy Librarian at California State University, and also teaches an online graduate-level genealogical research methods course for San Jose State University. Colleen is a nationally recognized speaker and educator specializing in methodology, Mexican & Hispanic research, libraries and archives, technology, and society communications.

Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS