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Possible volunteering activities at Pitsea Library, Essex – Family History

Family history taster sessions to help participants search their family tree using the library subscriptions to relevant websites. This will require the volunteer to help navigate customers through the different search channels to find their own family members and help print documents. Training will be provided.

  • sharing with customers your knowledge and experience of using online sources of information
  • helping customers to understand the range of information available on a variety of online family history resources online
  • demonstrating search techniques that can be used to find information on these resources
  • promoting other online sources available to library members, and how they provide information for family history researchers

Participants should be 14 before starting this volunteering opportunity.

Please make sure you speak to your DofE leader before starting this volunteering activity.

For more information please contact [email protected]