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The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations. <br><br>The Ancestry World Archives Project lets you help us bring '''free historical record collections to the public'''. Contributors become the first to see new collections as they type in information that creates searchable record indexes. <br><br>'''[http://community.ancestry.com/wap/download_ie.aspx Click here to download the Keying Tool.]'''<br>If you are having difficulties downloading the keying tool [http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Downloading_the_Keying_Tool click here].
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</p><p style="margin-bottom: -1%; font-size: 90%;">The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations.</p>
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''While the Ancestry World Archives Project keying tool is only available for PCs, it will work on a Macintosh with a [http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Windows_Emulators_for_Macintosh  '''Windows emulator program'''.]''  
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Keying_Standards Keying Standards]'''
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_What_are_the_steps_to_follow_for_the_Review_process%3F Review Instructions]'''
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Arbitration_Instructions Arbitration Instructions]'''
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_First_Time_Keyers First Time Keyers]''' <br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Keying_Standards Keying Standards]''' <br>
'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_International_Characters_and_Diacritics International Characters and Diacritics]'''
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Getting_Started_Videos Getting Started Videos]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_International_Characters_and_Diacritics International Characters & Diacritics]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_What_are_the_steps_to_follow_for_the_Review_process%3F Review Instructions]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Additional_AWAP_Help_Articles Additional Help Articles]''' <br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/community/wap/download_ie.aspx#install_instructions-ie Download the PC version.]'''<br>
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:[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Keying_tool_how-tos Keying Tool How-to PC]<br>
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[https://www.ancestry.com/community/wap/download_ie.aspx#install_instructions-chrome '''Download the Mac version.'''] <br>
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:[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Keying_tool_how-tos,_Mac_version Keying tool How-to Mac]<br><br>
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[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Downloading_the_Keying_Tool Having trouble downloading the keying tool?]
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articles_fran%C3%A7ais Articles français]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articoli_italiani Articoli italiani]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Deutsche_Artikel Deutsche Artikel]'''<br>
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'''[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Posting_How-tos Wiki Posting How-tos]'''<br>
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'''[https://support.ancestry.com/s/ Contact Support]'''<br>
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[https://www.ancestry.com/boards/wap/mb.ashx '''World Archives Project Message Boards''']<br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/AncestryWorldArchivesProject Contact us on Facebook.]<br>
 
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Tips_for_Completing_an_Image_Set Tips for Completing an Image Set]'''
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Getting_Started_Videos Getting Started Videos]'''
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[https://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project,_Live_Projects '''Search the Live Projects''']<br>
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[http://c.ancestry.com/affiliate/Knowledgebase/Guides/Ancestry/WorldArchives_GettingStartedGuide.pdf Getting Started Guide] <br><br>
 
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Latest revision as of 12:01, 17 August 2017

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Minutes of your time could help preserve decades.

The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations.

Getting Started
Keying Tool
International Articles
Help

Wiki Posting How-tos
Contact Support
World Archives Project Message Boards
Contact us on Facebook.

Email worldarchivesproject@ancestry.com to reach the Ancestry support team.


Top Contributors
Search the Live Projects
Blog