The German Interest Group of The Eastside Genealogical Society (EGS)
will meet on Friday, February 1, 2019, from 1 to 3 pm in the Primary
Room of the Latter-day Saints Church at 10675 NE 20th St, Bellevue, WA
98004 with doors opening at 12:45 pm for networking. Visitors are always
welcome at our meetings.
Topic: “Using the Online Catalogs for the University of Washington Suzzallo & Allen Libraries” – Learn to use the advanced search functions of the card catalogs in preparation for our field trip to Suzzallo & Allen Libraries in March. Learn to develop quality search terms, access research guides and the university wi-fi network, obtain a copy card or use printing services and asking for assistance from the librarian.
Presenter: Janet Camarata is a genealogist with over 30 years’
experience. She is a seminar presenter, educator and trainer in
genealogy societies, libraries, retirement centers and senior centers
across Washington and supported genealogy by volunteering in a variety
of ways – presenter, educator, newsletter editor, program coordinator,
publicity and past-president of South King County Genealogical Society
(SKCGS). She currently leads the SKCGS Technology User Group designed
to address the technical needs of genealogists in the today’s world of
online and offline genealogical research. She is also an instructor of a
year-long, 6-week series of classes, Genealogy: Discovering Your
Ancestors at Pierce College and Puget Sound Genealogical Society that
addresses both topics – genealogy and technology support research in
today’s world. Janet is a member of the Association of Professional
Genealogists, a graduate of the University of Washington Genealogy and
Family History program. She has a B.A. (Education) degree from Central
Washington University and a master’s degree from Antioch University.
She also taught within The Boeing Company and at the University of
For more information, kindly visit our website at https://egsgermangroup.wordpress.com/ .