What's New

The Key to Understanding Family Relationships


List of First Name Abbreviations


New Genealogy Records

Ten Effective Strategies on How to Build a Family Tree

Google Limitations on Genealogy Searches

top 100 genealogy website 2016

MG Whittingham

Rare Book Search Engine


Want to track down and purchase old out-of-print books about your ancestors? Browse the world’s two largest virtual bookstores (over 250 million books in total) from the comfort of your home.

Simply click on one of the icons below to get started.

Shop new, used and rare books at Biblio.com


We earn a small referral commission if you buy a book after clicking on the links above. This helps keep our magazine free.


Before buying an out-of-print book, it is worth checking to see if a digital version of the book has been put online for free. The largest depositories of old books worth searching online are at Archive.org and Google Books.