Internet Citation Guide for Genealogists

The rapid growth of the Internet has outstripped the pace at which citation standards have been revised to include Internet sources. So, the purpose of this page is to serve as a guideline, if preliminary, to citing genealogically related material found on the Internet. For the most part, the citation examples below are modeled after traditional citation styles.

The ProGenealogist Family History Research Group has provided the Internet Citation Guide for Genealogists which gives helpful guidelines as well Citation Templates you can copy and paste to your documentation.

Since we all know how important documenting your resources is, this is another guide to add to your arsenal.

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