The New York Researcher

Creator: 
The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
At a Glance: 

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society’s (NYG&B) quarterly review, New York Researcher, provides insight on conducting family history research on people and places in New York State. The publication’s run spans 1990 to present day.

The "browse" button will allow you to flip through the periodical as if reading a book or go to a specific page. The browsable collection comprises JPG picture files of the original publication and does not allow full-text searching by keyword.

The "search" button will bring you to the searchable version of this periodical, which comprises PDF files of the original publication. There you can search across the entire collection by keyword or narrow your search by volume, issue, page number, or publication year.

More About This Collection: 

The New York Researcher, formerly the NYG&B Newsletter, has been published by the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B) since 1970. The colorful quarterly review features instructive articles on genealogical research techniques and New York resources, profiles of repositories and genealogical societies across New York State, program announcements, website news, and book reviews.

The searchable collection of the New York Researcher comprises PDF files of the original publication and allows the reader to search across the entire collection by keyword or narrow their search by volume, issue, page number, or publication year. You may discover the following information within this publication:

  • Authoritative articles on genealogical research techniques and resources
  • Timely information regarding new record sets for New York research
  • Profiles of genealogical societies and repositories in New York
  • Notices of articles on New York topics published by journals outside the state
  • Society updates and announcements, website news, and book reviews
  • Local histories