This is just a selection of my talks as new ones are being developed.
Researching Your War of 1812 Veteran in Federal and Publications and Documents
Researching your Farmer Ancestor in Published Federal Publications
Researching Your WWII Veteran in Published Federal Publications
Beyond Pension Files! Discovering Your Civil War Veterans in Federal Publications and Documents
Using Zotero, the Free Citation and Note Manager, for Electronic Research Logs. Either as a talk or hands-on workshop
Find Your Military Ancestor in the Published Documents of Pre-Federal and Federal Congresses
They Served: Researching Your 18th Century Military Ancestor in Published Federal Government Documents & Publications
They Served: Researching Your 19th Century Military Ancestors in Published Federal Government Documents & Publications.
I work full-time, so I would only be able to speak on the weekends. I would require payment for talks or day, full travel compensation, hotel nights for before and after conference depending on location, meals and conference registration. This is now more flexible.
National Genealogical Society, 2012
Ohio Genealogical Society, 2009-2010, 2012
Federation of Genealogical Societies, 2006 (invited), 2008
New England Regional Genealogical Conference, 2009 and Pre-Conference for Librarians & Teachers (invited for latter), 2011, 2013
Falmouth Genealogical Society, 2013 (invited)
South Shore Genealogical Society, 2013 (invited)
Plymouth County Genealogists, Inc., 2013 (invited)
Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc. Worcester, Merrimack Valley, Middlesex & Bristol Chapters, 2012-2013
Cape Cod Genealogical Society, 2012
Palatines of America, New York Chapter, 2011
The Irish Ancestor Research Association (TIARA) 2010 (invited)
Essex Society of Genealogists, 2008, 2011
Swedish Ancestry Research Association, 2011 (invited)
Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society 2010, (invited) 2012
Massachusetts Genealogical Council, APG Track, 2007, 2011
New England Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists meetings, 2007, 2009, 2010
Massachusetts State Library, 2010, 2012
Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc., Annual Meeting & Conference, 2009
Connie Reik, M.S.L., M.A., is Government Publications Coordinator and Research Librarian for History at Tisch Library at Tufts University, has a B.A. in History from Western Michigan University and is a graduate of the National Institute on Genealogical Research at NARA. She wrote a column in NEHGSs New England Ancestors (2006-2007) and has spoken at various genealogy and library conferences. She is currently (2013-2015) the archivist and historian for the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc.