Just starting out? Here are some links that will get you moving in the right direction.
“A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.”
“Our vision is carried out by a dedicated team of employees and volunteers who work tirelessly to preserve and share the largest collection of genealogical and historical records in the world. We strive to create and link the best and most valuable research resources to help people discover who they are by exploring where they come from. For over 100 years, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide.”
Visit their Learning Center (found under “Get Help”) for helpful videos.
Beginning Genealogy Courses -- “Choose from a series of online genealogy training videos designed to help you quickly discover your family history.”
“These are short essays designed to help the beginning historian conduct and organize his or her own historical research.”
Visit their Tutorials page
Visit their Learning Resources page
Check out this review of the Top Ten genealogy software packages.
YouTube webinar by New England Historic Genealogical Society - Live broadcast: 1/25/2016 Presented by: Rhonda R. McClure