JewishGen will hold an “Advanced JewishGen Genealogy” class from November 1–30. It is Internet oriented, open 24/7, and focuses on finding family records in Eastern Europe, including the Pale of Settlement.
Downloadable lessons include:
- An overview of JewishGen and its search capacities and component databases
- An understanding of Jewish customs, geography and history, as they affect family research
- The methodology of foreign research
- Jewish European research sources and how to contact other researchers
- Hiring professional researchers in other countries to search for records
Tuition is $150. Enrollment information can be found at the JewishGen Learning Center: http://www.jewishgen.org/Education.