This session will explore historical newspaper resources including British Newspaper Archives and Trove and help you find your place in history.
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Participants will be introduced to some of the amazing treasures of the Heritage Centre using different technologies. This will include viewing stereoscopic images of early 1900s Geelong via Oculus Rift technology.
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
The Vault, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre
For those interested in discovering more about their family history, this session will provide an introduction to the library's family history resources
Trace your military ancestors and learn how to use the library’s family history resources to help with your research.
Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Inspiration Space, Geelong Library and Heritage Centre
Looking for an ancestor who served in the military? Learn about some of the fantastic resources you can use to discover relatives or explore this fascinating area of history.
Monday, 6 November 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Waurn Ponds Library
People will be encouraged to reminisce and share stories of Geelong while Heritage staff introduce the array of heritage images available to view on the interactive Cruiser table. An ideal opportunity for family members to share stories together.