Benefits

Membership web access runs for 12 months from day of joining.
 
Web access to Cemetery Records, Funeral Home Records, Obituaries, and more spreadsheets and databases as they are entered.
 
Access to IGS research facility

Access to FamilySearch affiliate records and Ancestry Library Edition when in the IGS library.

Bimonthly newsletter

Discounts on classes and conferences and research fees

Networking opportunities

Email notification of upcoming events and classes

Access to genealogical interest groups

IGS membership helps to preserve records for future generations

There are annual spring and fall conferences with lectures, workshops and vendors.
 
Membership contributes to the preservation of genealogical and family history records. You also receive free queries in Hawkeye Heritage and member discounts for conferences and classes.
 
 
 
Help support IGS by using any of the following:
 
If you buy from Amazon.com please go there from this site as IGS gets a donation from Amazon for those using our web site to visit Amazon.com. It doesn’t cost you a cent. Please spread the word. Use this logo. Thanks!
 

 
Use GoodSearch to search the Internet. We hope you’ll give it a try and support IGS by selecting Iowa Genealogical Society in the second dropdown box. Every time you do, money goes to Iowa Genealogical Society.
 
The site is powered by Yahoo!, so you’ll get the same quality search results that you’re used to. What’s unique is that they have developed a way to direct money to IGS (when selected in the second dropdown box) with every click.
 
The more people who use this site and select Iowa Genealogical Society, the more money will go to IGS. So please spread the word to your friends and family.
 
For shopping use GoodShop for items from major retailers. Through GoodShop IGS earns a sale percentage which varies by the store.