Sunday, June 23, 2013

MGP Study Group: Chapter 2

Be sure to head on over to DearMYRTLE's Google+ Community to comment during tonight's Mastering Genealogical Proof Study Group. Tonight we will be working on Chapter 2. You do need to join Google+, which is as easy as activating it from the menu bar on the top of your Gmail page. Then join Ol' Myrt's free community located here:


Thomas W. Jones, Mastering Genealogical Proof  (Arlington, Virginia: National Genealogical Society, 2013). [Book available from the publisher at ]

Things have changed again over on YouTube, so you won't find a "feed" tab anymore. Here are the simple steps:

1. Go to DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel located here:

2. Click the "Videos" tab.

3. You may need to refresh the browser page. We will begin promptly as follows:

8pm Eastern US (New York)
7pm Central US (Chicago)
6pm Mountain US (Denver, Salt Lake City)
5pm Pacific US (Los Angeles)

If you need a time zone converter, there is a great one located here:

To accommodate a large group, we are using the Google Hangout On Air platform, originating at DearMYRTLE's Genealogy Community on Google+ located here:

All COMMENTS and links to assignments will be posted in the community. Participants may use a blog or a public Google document to share each assignment.

Unlike a webinar, the link for a G+ Hangout on Air isn't created until just before the event is to go live.

Closed-captioning is a feature of the live HOAs and recorded HOAs, through a service provided by Google. I'd say the speech recognition is about 90% accurate.

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

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