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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].  
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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'''Mac Users'''&nbsp; <br>''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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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] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_What_are_the_steps_to_follow_for_the_Review_process%3F Review Instructions] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Arbitration_Instructions Arbitration Instructions] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Tips_for_Completing_an_Image_Set Tips for Completing an Image Set] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=AWAP_Help_Articles&action=edit&redlink=1 Additional Help Articles] <br><br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articles_fran%C3%A7ais] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articoli_italiani] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Deutsche_Artikel] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Svenska_artiklar&action=edit&redlink=1] <br><br>[http://c.mfcreative.com/Affiliate/Knowledgebase/Video/Ancestry/key_indexing_tutorial.html Video Tutorial] <br>[http://c.ancestry.com/affiliate/Knowledgebase/Guides/Ancestry/WorldArchives_GettingStartedGuide.pdf Getting Started Guide] <br><br>[http://blogs.ancestry.com/worldarchivesproject/ Blog] <br>[http://boards.ancestry.com/wap/mb.ashx Message Boards]&nbsp;<br><br>'''
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'''[http://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:_What_are_the_steps_to_follow_for_the_Review_process%3F Review Instructions] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Arbitration_Instructions Arbitration Instructions] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Tips_for_Completing_an_Image_Set Tips for Completing an Image Set] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=AWAP_Help_Articles&action=edit&redlink=1 Additional Help Articles] <br><br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articles_fran%C3%A7ais ] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articoli_italiani ] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Deutsche_Artikel ] <br>[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Svenska_artiklar&action=edit&redlink=1 ] <br><br>[http://c.mfcreative.com/Affiliate/Knowledgebase/Video/Ancestry/key_indexing_tutorial.html Video Tutorial] <br>[http://c.ancestry.com/affiliate/Knowledgebase/Guides/Ancestry/WorldArchives_GettingStartedGuide.pdf Getting Started Guide] <br><br>[http://blogs.ancestry.com/worldarchivesproject/ Blog] <br>[http://boards.ancestry.com/wap/mb.ashx Message Boards]&nbsp;<br><br>'''
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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?

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.

Click here to download the Keying Tool.
If you are having difficulties downloading the keying tool click here.

Mac Users 
While the Ancestry World Archives Project keying tool is only available for PCs, it will work on a Macintosh with a Windows emulator program.

Keying Standards
Review Instructions
Arbitration Instructions
Tips for Completing an Image Set
Additional Help Articles

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Video Tutorial
Getting Started Guide

Blog
Message Boards 

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