Latest Update and Review of the Metryki and Geneteka databases

Date – Sunday, August 18, 2019. 2pm – 4pm

Location – Batavia Public Library, 10 S. Batavia Avenue, Batavia, IL 60510

Attendance at the library is free and open to members and non-members. The presentation will also be offered as a free Webinar to members. To defray costs, non-members will be charged a $10 fee.

Webinar registration for members and non-members can be made by clicking here. Mail-in registrations will not be accepted.

Guest Speaker Ola Heska

Topic  Latest Update and Review of the Metryki and Geneteka databases

Topic Summary: A refresher on the step-by-step instructions of how to use two of the largest Polish Genealogical databases.  Geneteka currently contains over 28 million indexed records from various regions of Poland, accessible without a login or fees, created by volunteers and administered by the Polish Genealogical Society in Poland.  Metryki is a database of over 5.5 million scans, mainly from the Mazowsze and Łódź area. Learn how to make the most of these resources. Detailed handouts will be provided.