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Friday, August 07, 2015

FamilySearch: How partners and indexing can #FuelTheFind

DearREADERS,
This video explains how FamilySearch partners with archives, churches, libraries and commercial websites. As you can see, FamilySearch Indexing is a big part of bringing obscure record sets into view. #FuelTheFind





We are ALL IN on FamilySearch Indexing's one -WEEK indexing event.

And as usual, Ol' Myrt here and +Cousin Russ  support the indexing initiative 100%. #FuelTheFind

We need volunteers to join our Hangout at http://bit.ly/MyrtsNext 
and share their indexing experience - as indexers, arbitrators and end-users of the records indexes at FamilySearch.org.

HERE'S OUR COMPLETE SCHEDULE
  •  Friday, 7th Aug 10-11am World Wide Indexing Kick-off with DearMYRTLE
  • Saturday, 8th Aug - work on our own
  • Sunday, 9th Aug - work on our own
  • Monday, 10 Aug - 10am Check in during regularly scheduled Mondays with Myrt
  • Tuesday, 11 Aug - 10-11am Index together
  • Wednesday, 12 Aug 10am Check in during regularly scheduled Scotland Study Group
  • Thursday, 13 Aug 10-11am Index together

Noon Eastern US (New York)
11am Central US (Chicago)
10am Mountain US (Denver, Salt Lake City)
9am Pacific US (Los Angeles)

If you need a time zone converter, here's one DearMYRTLE recommends:
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html

WHERE
VIEW and post COMMENTS before, during and after the Hangout on Air here:
http://bit.ly/MyrtsNext


Can you help us for 15-20 minutes any time during the hour? I'd like to talk about breakthroughs you've experienced using indexed records at FamilySearch.

We will also do follow up during Mondays with Myrt, a special Tuesday hangout, our Scotland Study Group and a special Thursday Hangout, all starting at noon Eastern, 11am Central, 10am Mountain, 9am Pacific. 

We are working to get a FamilySearch Indexing rep to join us as well.

In this manner, we are supporting the 2015 FamilySearch Worldwide Indexing Event.

HERE'S WHERE TO START INDEXING
https://familysearch.org/indexing/get-started-indexer


Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt :)
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