This one term course provides strategies to help start researching your family history and the skill to advance. It will cover how to start the search and how to access birth, death and marriage records. How to access and use census, wills, newspaper and probate records will also be covered. Members will also be shown how to organise the information they gather. Matters relating to privacy issues and copyright, as well as citing sources, online records. military records and using professional researchers will be discussed in the course. Members need to bring a notebook and pen.