We Are a Society of Volunteers
There are many ways you can contribute to the success of WPGS, even if you live outside of Western Pennsylvania. Please don’t hesitate to ask for details if you're at all interested.
CONTRIBUTE TO THE JOTS NEWSLETTER
The Jots editor is always on the alert for articles and tidbits to publish. Share your research stories and knowledge of genealogy sources from throughout Western Pennsylvania. Please email the editor, email@example.com
, with items of potential interest.
ARCHIVES TEAM MEMBER
Work with the team leader firstname.lastname@example.org
and others to prepare original documents for improved access through indexing, scanning or publishing.
The QUARTERLY Publication
Writers, researchers, scholars, proof readers, and data formatting specialists are needed to provide input and production of the Quarterly. Will work with the current editor, email@example.com
to get up to speed. Should be familiar with standard genealogy citation format for footnotes.
Longer articles about the research process or about a particular family, place or event can be submitted to the editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
for consideration. Articles are subject to approval and editing.
HELP WANTED: Editor. The Quarterly Editor solicits articles, writes articles, proofreads, & edits to scholarly standards. Will work with current editor to get up to speed. Should be familiar with standard genealogy citation format for footnotes.
Will transition to this position with guidance from our current librarian, email@example.com
. Selects appropriate titles within budget with input from membership, orders, catalogs (Dewey) into online system, adds spine labels & security tags. Knowledge of cataloging helpful.