Books to Get You Started
Val D. Greenwood. The Researcher's Guide to American Genealogy. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.
Emily Anne Groom. Unpuzzling Your Past: A Basic Guide to Genealogy. White Hall, Virginia: Betterway Publications, Inc.
Elizabeth Shown Mills. Evidence: Citation and Analysis for the Family Historian. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company
Donald A Ritchie. Doing Oral History. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Cynthia Hart and Lisa Samson. The Oral History Workshop. Workman Publishing Company
"How to" Websites
Free Genealogy Information and Database Websites
The Mesa County Library District offers a variety of research options for those residents with a valid Mesa County library card. Ancestry.com (in library use only) and Heritage Quest (which can be used from your home computer) can be accessed with the following link.