HeritageQuest and Gale

HeritageQuest

This is a hands-on workshop exploring HeritageQuest Online, an online database licensed as part of the Vermont Online Library contract. HeritageQuest Online provides libraries with a unique, growing collection of research materials for tracing family history and American culture. The database offers four main collections:

  •    Searchable images of U.S. Census records from 1790 to 1930
  •    A searchable collection of 25,000+ family and local history books from all 50 states and Canada
  •    An index to more than 6,500 American and Canadian genealogy and local history periodicals written in English and French since 1800
  •    Records containing both genealogical and historical information of 80,000+ individuals who served in the Revolutionary War

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VOL Training - Gale Databases

This is a hands-on workshop exploring the databases licensed as part of the Vermont Online Library contract. The morning session will focus on General Reference databases (periodicals and e-books) and K-12 focused databases.

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The afternoon session will focus on Business and Health databases.

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