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Membership Benefits

Members receive

  • Library lookup services
  • Access to thousands of pages of digital content in MemberSpace
  • Access to Fold3, History Geo, HeritageQuest Online, and American Ancestors at home or the library
  • Access to Ancestry World Edition at the library, and at home as long as the company allows it
  • Access to FamilySearch affiliate records at the library
  • Discounts on seminars and workshops
  • 10% off used books purchased from the GFO / 50% for life members (except GFO publications & featured surplus books)
  • Discounts on Oregon Historical Society (OHS)  membership, Legacy Family Tree Webinars, VIVID-PIX software, and Legacy Tree Professional Research
  • Online access to Members-Only videos
  • Free admission to the GFO Library whenever it is open
  • The Bulletin, our quarterly magazine
  • The Insider, our digital newsletter, currently published eight times a year

Members can

  • Volunteer as research assistants
  • Hold elective office and chair committees
  • Vote in GFO elections
  • Chair a Special Interest Group

Members also receive a tax deduction

. . .  because membership dues are 100% tax-deductible!

And members have the knowledge that they are supporting a great organization and furthering GFO’s mission to promote genealogy, provide education and resources, and preserve and publish genealogical records.