James shows us all the resources digitized books provide. He goes in depth how to discover books online that will help in your genealogical research. Types of books mentioned: Historical Society Publications Biographical works Genealogical journals and other publications State, county and local histories Surname books Instructional books, guides, manuals, and textbooks General history and …
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Archive: "Online Books" Tag
"BYU access" means that the item is accessible on BYU campus or remotely for logged-in BYU students and faculty. If labeled “BYU campus” then it is available anywhere on BYU campus, but not remotely. "BYU Library" indicates that you may only access the resource while physically at the BYU Library. (If you have a personal account with any of these sites, you can access them anywhere. If so, it is best to access them directly rather than using these links.)
*FamilySearch is accessiable anywhere on the Internet, but many of the images (ca. 25-30%) require viewing at a FamilySearch family history center. BYU Library is also designated as a family history center allowing access to these images.