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The Research Like a Pro Genealogy Podcast

Apr 22, 2019

In our podcast episode today, Diana and I discuss how to apply the genealogical proof standard (GPS) as you work in collaborative trees - specifically the FamilySearch Family Tree. We talk about each element of the GPS and how you implement it with small changes in the way you add reason statements, sources, and additional explanations about your research to the tree.


How to Improve the FamilySearch Family Tree with the Genealogical Proof Standard - post by Diana and Family Locket

Genealogy Standards, 2nd Edition - affiliate link to

Information about the Genealogical Proof Standard on the Ethics and Standards page of the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) website, including additional links to more articles

Research Like a Pro eCourse

Study Group - more information and email list

Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist's Guide by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer on

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