Tools for Translating and Transcribing Genealogy Records

Learn the best tools and programs to help you extract the information you need from documents in order to find success with your genealogy research.

Summary Details

Length: 60 minutes

Summary: Documents – old and new – are a requisite resource for genealogy research. Learn the latest tools and programs available to translate foreign language documents as well as transcribe documents in order to extract needed information.

Description: Having trouble translating foreign language documents? Do you find transcribing genealogy documents tedious and frustrating? Learn the best tools and programs to help you extract the information you need from documents in order to find success with your genealogy research.

Audience Level: Beginner.

Content: 4 pages.

Outline

  • The Problem with Genealogy Documents
  • Translation Tools and Programs for Foreign Language Documents
  • Transcription Made Easy: Voice Recognition and Text Extraction Programs
  • What the Future Holds for Document Information Extraction
  • Resource List

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