Readers might be interested in two useful training sessions being held at the British Library this summer on using India Office Records family history sources.
Introduction to family history sources in Asian and African Studies on 11 June 2015 at 11:00
The first in the British Library‘s revived series of the ‘Introduction to family history sources in Asian and African Studies ‘ training sessions aimed at new or inexperienced users. Free; lasting ca. 75 minutes; book via [email protected].
Researching Ancestors in the Army in India – Free Workshop on 09 September 2015 at 14:00
Asian and African Studies Reference Services working in tandem with the Families In British India Society (FIBIS) are delighted to present specialized sessions looking at biographical sources for military personnel. No previous knowledge of the subject is expected or required. If, therefore, you believe you have European ancestors who served in the Indian sub-continent whether as officers or private soldiers, please book your free place by contacting [email protected].