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Genealogy and Family History Research Guide: Introduction

Scholar, professional, and community can research the topic of genealogy by accessing links, reference materials and other books, as well as contact governmental agencies and repositories holding birth, marriage, death, and other relative family history.

Family Day

International Day of Families
15 May



The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 with resolution A/RES/47/237.

Freedom Act

Family History Month - October


For one month each year, we celebrate the family and consider how we can learn about the resources which teach us about our ancestors.


This guide will engage your imagination with videos, challenge you to chart your family tree, and link you to opportunities to learn and volunteer.

Enjoy Genealogy Month at Folsom Lake College and the world beyond.

To learn more about what the greater Sacramento area is doing around Family History Month, please visit



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