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|American Ancestors (New England Historic Genealogical Society)
 
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|NEHGS has webinars on a variety of topics.  Many are U.S., but some are Canadian, Irish and other places.
 
|NEHGS has webinars on a variety of topics.  Many are U.S., but some are Canadian, Irish and other places.
 
Cost: NEHGS offers some free webinars and some for pay. Some past webinars can be watched with a free guest account while others require a membership.
 
Cost: NEHGS offers some free webinars and some for pay. Some past webinars can be watched with a free guest account while others require a membership.
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|Ancestry Academy
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|[https://www.ancestry.com/academy/courses/recommended Link]
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|Ancestry offers free video courses on a variety of topics including Researching, Records, Census, Methodology, Newspapers, as well as using Ancestry.com.
 
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|Board for Certification of Genealogists
 
|Board for Certification of Genealogists
 
|[http://bcgcertification.org/bcg-webinars-for-2017/ Link]
 
|[http://bcgcertification.org/bcg-webinars-for-2017/ Link]
|BCG offers free videos on the site as well as webinars, some free and some for a small fee.
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|BCG offers free videos on the site as well as webinars, some free and some for a small fee.  BCG has partnered with Legacy Family tree Webinars for most of their webinars.
 
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|BYU Family History Library
 
|BYU Family History Library
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Cost: Free
 
Cost: Free
 
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|Federation of Genealogical Societies
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|Florida State Genealogical Society
|[https://fgs.org/cpage.php?pt=30 Link]
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|[https://flsgs.org/ Link]
|The FGS offers free webinars on a variety of topics on the 3<sup>rd</sup> Thursday of every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for viewing.
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|The Florida State Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
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|Georgia State Genealogical Society
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|[https://www.gagensociety.org/ Link]
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|The Georgia State Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
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|Germanic Genealogy Society
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|[https://ggsmn.org/cpage.php?pt=94 Link]
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|Webinars are held monthly and are open to the public, however, attendance is 
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limited. Be sure to sign into the Webinar early.  As a GGS Membership Benefit: hand-outs and recorded videos will be accessible to signed-in GGS members under the '''Member Login'''.
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|International Society for British Genealogy and Family History
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|[https://isbgfh.org/index.php Link]
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|The ISBGFH offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
 
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|Legacy Family Tree Webinars
 
|Legacy Family Tree Webinars
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|Legacy Family Tree Webinars offers many webinars, usually at least once a week, on various topics and countries.   
 
|Legacy Family Tree Webinars offers many webinars, usually at least once a week, on various topics and countries.   
 
Cost: Viewing of webinar is free for the first week; after that, one must pay.
 
Cost: Viewing of webinar is free for the first week; after that, one must pay.
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|Minnesota Genealogical Society
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|[https://mngs.org/ Link]
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|The Minnesota Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
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|Ontario Genealogical Society
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|[https://ogs.on.ca Link]
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|The Ontario Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
 
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|Polish Genealogical Society of America
 
|Polish Genealogical Society of America
 
|[http://pgsa.org/ Link]
 
|[http://pgsa.org/ Link]
|The webinars are ordinarily open to the public free of charge; but some require a fee. Some webinars are recorded and remain on the site for varying periods of time.
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|Currently as of Jan 2020, there are no webinars listed on the PGSA site.   
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The webinars are ordinarily open to the public free of charge; but some require a fee. Some webinars are recorded and remain on the site for varying periods of time.
 
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|Red de Antepasados
 
|Red de Antepasados
 
|[https://www.youtube.com/user/RedAntepasados Link]
 
|[https://www.youtube.com/user/RedAntepasados Link]
 
|Free videos and classes offered in Spanish. There are also many interviews with respected professionals in Genealogy Community.
 
|Free videos and classes offered in Spanish. There are also many interviews with respected professionals in Genealogy Community.
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|Southern California Genealogical society
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|[http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/overview.html Link]
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|The SCGS offers periodic webinars on a variety of topics.The initial webcast of each session is offered to the public free of charge. Webinars are archived and available only to SCGS members as a benefit of membership in the society.
 
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|Swedish Genealogy Guide
 
|Swedish Genealogy Guide
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|UGA Virtual Chapter offers webinars once a month (except December) on various topics and countries.   
 
|UGA Virtual Chapter offers webinars once a month (except December) on various topics and countries.   
 
Cost: Viewing the live webinar is free, but only UGA members can view archived presentations.
 
Cost: Viewing the live webinar is free, but only UGA members can view archived presentations.
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|Virtual Genealogical Association
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|[https://virtualgenealogy.org/ Link]
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|The VGA offers webinars for their members, as well as a yearly online conference.
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|Wisconsin State Genealogical Society's webinars
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|[https://wsgs.org Link]
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|The Wisconsin State Genealogical Society offers free webinars once a month on a variety of topics.
 
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Latest revision as of 08:47, 13 January 2020

Here is a list of organizations that offer webinars and online classes. For FamilySearch webinars, click here.

Organization: Webinar Link: Details:
American Ancestors (New England Historic Genealogical Society) Link NEHGS has webinars on a variety of topics. Many are U.S., but some are Canadian, Irish and other places.

Cost: NEHGS offers some free webinars and some for pay. Some past webinars can be watched with a free guest account while others require a membership.

Ancestry Academy Link Ancestry offers free video courses on a variety of topics including Researching, Records, Census, Methodology, Newspapers, as well as using Ancestry.com.
Board for Certification of Genealogists Link BCG offers free videos on the site as well as webinars, some free and some for a small fee. BCG has partnered with Legacy Family tree Webinars for most of their webinars.
BYU Family History Library Link The BYU Family History Library hosts a series of online webinars and YouTube Channel videos that allows one to learn from family history experts.

Cost: Free

Florida State Genealogical Society Link The Florida State Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
Georgia State Genealogical Society
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The Georgia State Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
Germanic Genealogy Society Link Webinars are held monthly and are open to the public, however, attendance is 

limited. Be sure to sign into the Webinar early. As a GGS Membership Benefit: hand-outs and recorded videos will be accessible to signed-in GGS members under the Member Login.

International Society for British Genealogy and Family History Link The ISBGFH offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
Legacy Family Tree Webinars Link Legacy Family Tree Webinars offers many webinars, usually at least once a week, on various topics and countries.

Cost: Viewing of webinar is free for the first week; after that, one must pay.

Minnesota Genealogical Society Link The Minnesota Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
Ontario Genealogical Society Link The Ontario Genealogical Society offers free webinars on a variety of topics every month.  Old webinars are archived and free for members only.
Polish Genealogical Society of America Link Currently as of Jan 2020, there are no webinars listed on the PGSA site.

The webinars are ordinarily open to the public free of charge; but some require a fee. Some webinars are recorded and remain on the site for varying periods of time.

Red de Antepasados Link Free videos and classes offered in Spanish. There are also many interviews with respected professionals in Genealogy Community.
Southern California Genealogical society Link The SCGS offers periodic webinars on a variety of topics.The initial webcast of each session is offered to the public free of charge. Webinars are archived and available only to SCGS members as a benefit of membership in the society.
Swedish Genealogy Guide Link The SGG presently offers 13 short videos on various aspects of Swedish genealogical research, including handwriting and how to read old records. There is also a longer presentation on how to use ArkivDigital. Access is linked to YouTube and is free.
Utah Genealogical Association Virtual Chapter Link UGA Virtual Chapter offers webinars once a month (except December) on various topics and countries.

Cost: Viewing the live webinar is free, but only UGA members can view archived presentations.

Virtual Genealogical Association Link The VGA offers webinars for their members, as well as a yearly online conference.
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society's webinars Link The Wisconsin State Genealogical Society offers free webinars once a month on a variety of topics.