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Welcome aboard! We're glad you wish to help develop [[About FamilySearch Wiki|FamilySearch Wiki]], and hope you enjoy participating in its community as much as we do. As a new contributor however, you may feel a little overwhelmed by the sheer size and scope of this project... but don't worry, it will become easier and clearer as you go, and if you have any problems, there will always be other FamilySearch Wikians happy to help. There are some resources set forth below to help you get started. Good luck and have fun! -- ''[[FamilySearch Wiki:Welcoming committee|The FamilySearch Wiki Welcoming Committee]]''  
 
Welcome aboard! We're glad you wish to help develop [[About FamilySearch Wiki|FamilySearch Wiki]], and hope you enjoy participating in its community as much as we do. As a new contributor however, you may feel a little overwhelmed by the sheer size and scope of this project... but don't worry, it will become easier and clearer as you go, and if you have any problems, there will always be other FamilySearch Wikians happy to help. There are some resources set forth below to help you get started. Good luck and have fun! -- ''[[FamilySearch Wiki:Welcoming committee|The FamilySearch Wiki Welcoming Committee]]''  
  
:One of the best places to get started with genealogy research or learning about using the wiki is '''[[Getting Started]]'''.
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:One of the best places to get started with genealogy research is '''[[Principles of Family History Research]]'''. If you would like to learn about contributing to the wiki start with '''[[Help:Contributor Help|Contributor Help]]'''.
  
 
If you get stuck, the following people have volunteered to give you a helping hand learning the ropes:  
 
If you get stuck, the following people have volunteered to give you a helping hand learning the ropes:  

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Welcome aboard! We're glad you wish to help develop FamilySearch Wiki, and hope you enjoy participating in its community as much as we do. As a new contributor however, you may feel a little overwhelmed by the sheer size and scope of this project... but don't worry, it will become easier and clearer as you go, and if you have any problems, there will always be other FamilySearch Wikians happy to help. There are some resources set forth below to help you get started. Good luck and have fun! -- The FamilySearch Wiki Welcoming Committee

One of the best places to get started with genealogy research is Principles of Family History Research. If you would like to learn about contributing to the wiki start with Contributor Help.

If you get stuck, the following people have volunteered to give you a helping hand learning the ropes:

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