Use new tools to uncover your own personal history Find out where to look, discover the best sites, and record your findings Where did you come from? If family history fascinates you but the idea of all that research seems overwhelming, take heart! This book shows you how to lay the groundwork first, then use your computer to traverse miles and centuries. Includes great techno-tools as well as tips for getting the most from your research. All this and more on the bonus CD-ROM: Full version of Family TreeMaker and Legacy Family Tree freeware Adobe ? Photoshop ? Elements v2.0 tryout AniMap Plus demo, Ancestral Quest demo, Genelines trial version, and more Discover hot to: Search online databases Explore genealogical societies and other resources Use geographic tools Research ethnic roots Share your findings with other researchers Validate results with molecular genealogyHelm, Matthew L. is the author of 'Genealogy Online for Dummies', published 2004 under ISBN 9780764559648 and ISBN 0764559648.