Required Reading Materials

ONLINE CERTIFICATE IN GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH PROGRAM TEXTBOOK LIST

GEN200 – Online Certificate in Genealogical Research

Genealogy Standards

Board for Certification of Genealogists. The BCG Genealogical Standards Manual, 50th anniversary edition Orem, Utah: Ancestry, 2014 ISBN: 978-1-63026-018-7.

Evidence Explained

Elizabeth Shown Mills.  Evidence Explained: Citing History Sources from Artifacts to Cyberspace, 3rd Edition.  Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2015.  ISBN-13: 978-0806320175.

Professional Genealogy

Elizabeth Shown Mills.  Professional Genealogy:  A Manual for Researchers, Writers, Editors, Lecturers, and Librarians.  Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0-8063-16482.

Mastering Genealogical Proof

Thomas W. Jones Mastering Genealogical Proof, 1st Edition Arlington: National Genealogical Society, 2013. ISBN: 1935815075.

Genetic Genealogy in Practice

Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne. Genetic Genealogy in Practice. Arlington: National Genealogical Society, 2016. ISBN: 978-1-935815-22-8.

Please note that Boston University reading assignments correlate with the page number on physical textbooks. If you purchase an ebook for the course,the page number may be different but the content will be the same.