Genealogy Library Services

When:  June 19 – July 30, 2023 (6 weeks)

Where: Online & Asynchronous (see more info)

Cost: $250 (Register 2 weeks early for 10% off)

CE Credit: 2.0 CEUs/20 LEUs

Program: #307024


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Questions? Email the CE Team

This course, aimed at library staff with little or no genealogy experience, provides you with a practical knowledge of genealogy, family histories, and important resources. The course also explores reference, cataloging, collection development, outreach, and professional development as they relate to genealogy.


  • Fundamentals of American Genealogical Research
  • Weaving History into Genealogy
  • Genealogy Library Services
  • Genealogy Collections, Programming, and Outreach


A pass/fail grade will be based on reading online material, participating in online discussions, completing several short assignments and a family portfolio.


Headshot of Lisa Oberg


Lisa Oberg began researching her family history at age 12 and is the associate director of Special Collections at the University of Washington Libraries.