FW: [iajgs] SSDI Issues To Be Discussed by IAJGS on Geneabloggers Radio Program Friday January 6
- Thomas MacEntee's Geneablogger Radio program on Friday, January 6 will
include a 20 minute live interview with Jan Meisels Allen, vice president,
IAJGS, chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee and
Managing Member of Records Preservation and Access Committee (RPAC). This
week's show is entitled "Genealogy New Year's Resolutions for 2012". Below
is how to listen to Geneabloggers Radio from your computer.
Date: January 6, 2012
Times: 9:00-10:30 PM Eastern; 8:-9:30 PM Central; 7:00-8:30 PM Mountain and
6:00-7:30 PM Pacific times. Jan will be the last speaker, starting at:
10:05 PM EST, 9:05 PM CST, 8:05 PM MST and 7:05 PM Pacific Time
This week's Geneabloggers show is entitled Genealogy New Year's Resolutions
for 2012. Guests will include: DearMYRTLE of DearMYRTLE.com (
http://www.dearmyrtle.com/ ) who will have tips and handy information on how
to keep your genealogy data and materials organized; Amy Coffin, of the We
Tree ( http://wetree.blogspot.com/ ) genealogy blog will discuss setting
genealogy goals and resolutions for 2012. And Jan Meisels Allen, Vice
President of the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies
(IAJGS) [ http://www.iajgs.org/index.php ] and a managing member of the
Records Access and Preservation Committee (RPAC).
Jan will be interviewed about:
1. What is the Records Preservation and Access Committee (RPAC)? How is the
2. What are the most pressing issues involved with vital records access
3. How the 4 different bills pending in Congress would impact access to the
Social Security Death Index? How they could affect how we use the SSDI as
4. The Tool Kit for Records Access (a link to this recorded presentation
from the 2011 NGS conference is on the IAJGS website (www.iajgs.org) under
Public Records Access Monitoring Committee) 5. How can genealogists and
genealogy societies get involved?
How To Listen To GeneaBloggers Radio
1.Visit the GeneaBloggers page at Blog Talk Radio:
2. Click on the Upcoming Episode entitled "Genealogy New Year's
Resolutions for 2012" at http://tinyurl.com/726eaa7
3. Then you can sign up for updates and reminders.
4. At 8:00 pm Central (calculate your local time from the central time
zone-see above first paragraph) on Friday, January 6, 2012, listen in at the
Blog Talk Radio website. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/geneabloggers
The player should start automatically - you will need to turn on your
computer speakers or use your headphones.
5.If you want to call in to the show and share your thoughts and comments
with the host or guests, the dial-in number is +1(213)286-6709.
You can also use your Skype account to call in -for instructions:
6.There will also be a chat room on that same page where you can type and
interact with other listeners. [Note: you must login with Facebook or have
an account at Blog Talk Radio and sign in to access the chat room!]
Jan Meisels Allen
IAJGS Vice President
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee