Thursday, March 5, 2015

Guide to Reference in Genealogy and Biography


Mannix, Mary K., Fred Burchsted, and Joe Bell Whitlatch (eds.) Guide to Reference in Genealogy and Biography. ALA Editions, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-8389-1294-2

A great starting point for both reference librarians and for library users seeking information about family history and the lives of others, this resource is drawn from the authoritative database of Guide to Reference.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Genealogy Sources
Mary K. Mannix

1 International
2 North America 
3 Latin America 
4 Europe 
5 Asia 
6 Australia and Oceania 
7 Heraldry 
9 African Americans 
10 Hispanic Americans 
11 Jews 
12 Native Americans
13 Quakers


Introduction: Biography Sources
Fred Burchsted and Anna Esty

14 International 
15 North America 
16 Latin America and the Caribbean 
17 Europe 
18 Africa 
19 Asia 
20 Australia and Oceania