Unofficial Guide to

By Dana McCullough

Guide to FamilySearch.orgDiscover your ancestry on, the world’s largest free genealogy website. This in-depth user guide shows you how to find your family in the site’s databases of more than 3.5 billion names and millions of digitized historical records spanning the globe. Learn how to maximize all of’s research tools–including hard-to-find features–to extend your family tree in America and the old country.

Illustrated step-by-step examples show you how to apply the book’s tips and techniques to your own research. Whether you’re new to or you’re a longtime user, the Unofficial Guide to provides the guidance you need to discover your ancestors and make the most of the site’s valuable resources.

Available now on and

Get a sneak peek! See an excerpt from the Unofficial Guide to, posted by Family Tree Magazine.

What Reviewers Are Saying

“The Unofficial Guide to is not just substantial, but also comprehensive. It is suitable for those just starting to explore their family history as well as seasoned genealogists who want to extract every bit of knowledge possible from the FamilySearch site and its affiliated sites.”  –Thomas MacEntee, founder of GeneaBloggers

For Press Inquiries: An author photo and high-resolution book cover image are available. Review copies also are available. Contact Dana for more information.


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