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We reveal how you can help the world’s biggest family history organisation unlock thousands of records of religious dissidents
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Take your family history research further as family history websites open up millions of records and resources during the coronavirus outbreak  
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The Archives Card allows family historians to visit 44 participating archives without ID documents
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Beat coronavirus boredom with these step-by-step instructions on starting your family tree from our editor Sarah Williams. This week: how to begin
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Don't miss 20% off Findmypast subscriptions, MyHeritage DNA tests for just £39 and more in our roundup of the best special offers for family historians  
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Plus: Findmypast adds First World War and County Galway records; TheGenealogist adds Essex tithe maps
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Check out our FAQs if you want to work on the project to try and recreate Royal Navy crew lists from the First World War
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British History Online has opened up all its records, dating back to the 13th century, during the coronavirus pandemic
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Beat coronavirus boredom and discover the lives of Victorian criminals with our first Transcription Tuesday Weekly Challenge
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Looking for activities to keep you occupied? We need your help to transcribe important family history records
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