Professional genealogy : preparation, practice & standards

Format: Print Book 2018
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 3 copies
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Nonfiction 929.1 P94
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Nonfiction
 
Call Number  929.1 P94
 
 
 
Noncirculating (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Genealogy PENNA rq CS9.P76 2018x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Genealogy
 
Call Number  PENNA rq CS9.P76 2018x
 
 
 
Unavailable (1)
Location Collection Status
CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - New Books CHECKED OUT
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - New Books
 
Status  CHECKED OUT
 
 
Summary
"In 26 chapters, Professional genealogy: preparation, practice & standards lays before you a complete course of instruction to prepare you for a career in a complex field. Whether you discover this career path as a young adult or come into genealogy as a mature researcher trained in another professional discipline, ProGen PPS will ground you in the essential practices, standards, and language of genealogy--those expected by courts, government agencies, and others who commission research"--Back cover.
Contents
Defining professionalism / Thomas W. Jones
Educational preparation / Melinde Lutz Byrne
Genealogical credentials / Paul K. Graham and Dawne Slater
Auxiliary careers / Michael G. Hait
Ethical considerations / Michael S. Ramage
Executing contracts / Malissa Ruffner
Copyright & fair use / Judy G. Russell
Structuring a business / Jean Atkinson Andrews
Managing records & time / Jeanne Larzalere Bloom
Setting fees / Elissa Scalise Powell
Marketing / Michael G. Hait
Reasoning from evidence / Thomas W. Jones
Problem analyses & research plans / Laura Murphy DeGrazia
Research procedures / Harold Hendersen
Forensic specialization / Michael S. Ramage
Genetics for genealogy / Blaine T. Bettinger and Judy G. Russell
Lineage applications / Barbara J. Mathews and Darcie Hind Posz
Research reports / Nancy A. Peters
Genealogy journalism / George G. Morgan
Proof arguments & case studies / Thomas W. Jones
Critiques & reviews / Stefani Evans
Crafting family histories / Michael J. Leclerc
Editing periodicals / Melinde Lutz Byrne
Preparing books for press / Craig Roberts Scott
Genealogical lecturing / Judy G. Russell
Genealogical teaching / Elissa Scalise Powell.

Additional Information
Subjects Genealogy.
Publisher Baltimore, Maryland :2018
Contributors Mills, Elizabeth Shown, editor.
Language English
Notes Revised edition of: Professional genealogy : a manual for researchers, writers, editors, lecturers, and librarians / editor, Elizabeth Shown Mills. 2001.
Description 678 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780806320724
0806320729
Other Classic View