Unlocking the Vault Review
This is a review of the article “Unlocking the Vault: Conversion to Digital Records is Progressing” written by Brittany Karford.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints keeps their genealogical records behind a 14 ton vault door at the church’s granite mountain vault Records (GMRV) facility. Within the next ten years, much of their genealogical collection will be available for us to access at home via the internet.
At first, it was thought it would take 120 years! New technology called family search scanning had drastically sped up the process. It may be ready in the next ten years.
So how does it work?…