The Doris Foley Library will offer a free online presentation with tips and strategies for people starting to research their Italian ancestors on Tuesday, July 27, at 2 PM. The Nevada County Community Library will host the program, “Basics of Italian Genealogy,” on Zoom and Facebook Live.

Topics to be covered include where to start; traditional Italian naming conventions and how they might affect your research; what records are available online; and helpful websites and resources for research into Italian genealogy. Some useful websites will be demonstrated. Questions from attendees are encouraged.

Participants must register and will receive a link to the Zoom presentation on the day of the program. More information and a link to register for the program can be found on the Library Events Calendar at