Heritage Room

Visit the Heritage Room to research genealogy, local & Georgia history, and more!

Heritage Room Hours

  • Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

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Please call (706-613-3650 ext 350) or email the heritage staff (heritageroomref@athenslibrary.org) if you have any questions.

Discover Your Genes: To DNA or Not to DNA?

Discover Your Genes: To DNA or Not to DNA?

Presenter: Ashley Shull

Date: Saturday, January 19, 2019
Time: 2 p.m.

Location: Athens-Clarke County Library, Multipurpose Room A

Cost: free and open to the public

 Join the Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room and Clarke-Oconee Genealogical Society Saturday, January 19th at 2 p.m. to find out. We will unpack all the jargon to help you make an informed decision. You will learn what the differences are among autosomal, mitochondrial, and Y-DNA tests. We will also discuss which kits are available, the information they offer and how they compare, as well as privacy concerns.

Ashley Shull, Archives and Special Collections Coordinator of the Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room will be presenting.

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