Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Second Life genealogy events

So, you've just about decided to take Ol' Myrt's advice and join Second Life to attend genealogy discussions in real time and mingle with family historians from all over the real world. Here are some of the upcoming events from two of the UGG Union of Genealogy Groups in Second Life members. Note in the screen shot below that Clarise Beaumont is speaking, as indicated by the light green pulsating icon above her head, which I have circled in red for clarification.

Click to join Second Life and attend genealogy chats.

JUST GENEALOGY - meets Tuesdays at 7pm SL time.

  • 6 May 2008
    Topic: Using the FHL Catalog to find digital sources

  • 13 May 2008 (second Tuesday ALWAYS EE)
    Topic: Evidence Explained open discussion
    References: Elizabeth Shown Mills' Evidence Explained: Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace, Chapter 2 – Fundamentals of Evidence Citation, with emphasis on use of “QuickCheck Models”.

  • 20 May 2008
    Topic: Brick Walls (Always the 3rd Tuesday each month!)

  • 27 May 2008
    Topic: Podcasting isn’t all that far-fetched

FAMILY HISTORY CENTER - meets Sundays at 5:15pm SL time.

Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt :)
Your friend in genealogy.

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