Heritage Room

Facebook ButtonThe Heritage Room is the place to research genealogy, local Athens & Georgia history, and more! The Heritage Room is now open! We are open via appointment and drop in hours. All visits are for one hour only per day, as only 4 people can be in the Heritage Room at once. Schedule your research session in the Heritage Room by calling 706-613-3650 ext. 350 or emailing heritageroomref@athenslibrary.org.

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 11am-7pm, Friday and Saturday 9am-6pm

Please visit your library branch's website for the latest hours and services. Call us or contact us at http://athenslibrary.org/homepage/regional-information/contact-us if you have any questions regarding library service during this time. For more information about the libraries' phased re-entry plans, please click here  

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Book Us! Genealogy One-on-One

Book Us! Genealogy One-on-One

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As the local history and genealogy arm of the Athens Regional Library System, the Heritage Room offers free 45-minute personal consultations with one of our Heritage Room Specialists for novice patrons, genealogists and researchers in need of individualized assistance.

To register for a 45-minute Genealogy One-on-One session with one of our Specialists, please visit the Events Calendar, click on the tutorial of interest, and complete the registration form. You may also register by phone by calling (706) 613-3650 x352, or in person by visiting the Heritage Room during our regular hours of operation.


Please visit the Book Us! FAQ  for more information.

Getting Started with Genealogy: September 2019

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Getting Started with Genealogy

Thursday, September 12, 2019,

4:00-5:30pm Multipurpose Room C

Register Online at https://athenslibrary.libcal.com/event/5695754 

Have you done your DNA kit? Do you still have questions about your family history? Come learn with us! This fun, interactive afternoon session will provide you with great resources and tips for completing your family history. You will walk away with practical research skills, a list of resources, and interesting examples in practice.

 

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