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Usage[edit source]

The {{Infobox NIFGS}} template is used to alert readers that The National Institute for Genealogical Studies course material was the original source of at least part of this Wiki page, and to provide an external link to the NIFGS website.

The info box is intended to appear to the right of the Wiki page's table of content. Therefore, enter the template before the first header.

To create the infobox enter {{Infobox NIFGS|Date|Title|Author}}

This template will categorize into Category:National Institute for Genealogical Studies.

Template:Infobox NIFGS parameters

Parameter For example If req. or opt.
#1 Date: when the course content was loaded to Wiki July 2012 required
#2 Title: a template giving the course URL, and exact full NIFGS course title {{USMigrationPatterns}} = [http://www.genealogicalstudies.com/eng/courses.asp?courseID=211 U.S.: Migration Patterns] required
#3 Author: name and credentials, if any Beverly Whitaker, MA required

Example[edit source]

You type

{{Infobox NIFGS|May 2012|{{ResearchDutchAncestors}}|Susanna de Groot, PLCGS}} 

and if {{ResearchDuchAncestors}} = [http://www.genealogicalstudies.com/eng/courses.asp?courseID=316 Research: Dutch Ancestors in the Netherlands]

You get

National Institute for Genealogical StudiesNational Institute for Genealogical Studies.gif

The original content for this article was contributed by The National Institute for Genealogical Studies in May 2012. It is an excerpt from their course Research: Dutch Ancestors in the Netherlands  by Susanna de Groot, PLCGS. The Institute offers over 200 comprehensive genealogy courses for a fee ($).