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Most family organizations, historical societies, and genealogical societies publish magazines and newsletters. These often include:
*Queries or requests for information about specific ancestors, which can help you contact other interested researchers.
=== African American Periodicals ===
*''Journal of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society.'' African American Historical and Genealogical Society (Washington,D.C.) {{FHL|135522|item|disp=FHL book 973 D25j}} [ WorldCat ]<br>
For further details see the PERiodical Source Index Resource Guide (34119). Researchers can use the Internet edition of this index at Family History Centers via the [ ''Heritage Quest Online''] site.
=== Obtaining Periodicals ===
Copies of periodicals are available from the local societies that publish them. Major archives with genealogical collections will have copies of many periodicals, particularly those representing the area they serve. For example, the [[Allen County Public Library|Allen County Public Library]] will send researchers copies of articles indexed in the [[Periodical Source Index (PERSI)|Periodical Source Index (PERSI)]] for a small fee.<br>
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