Google and Genealogy
San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society
Monday 8/20/2012 7p.m. to 9p.m.
Congregation Beth Am
26790 Arastradero Road Rm. 5/6
South Bay - Los Altos Hills
The goal of this presentation is to help you target your searches using the Google search engine so that they bring you better results. Google's tools include a calculator, language translation, phone book, dictionary, and the ability to notify you when something of interest is posted to the Internet.
Rich McCartney is an avid genealogist. He has been on the staff of the Oakland Family History Center for six years and a member of the Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group for 11 years. He specializes in helping patrons remove errors from genealogy files. His first job dealing with computers was for General Electric, which hired him to take an inventory control function off of a computer and return it to a manual system. His computer love affair started with his first personal computer in 1980.
Light kosher refreshments will be served. Meetings are free and everyone interested is welcome to attend.