Standard Research

Bibliography Searches:  Compiling lists of resources related to a chosen topic.

Sample Searches:
A business or institution comparing its resources to those of similar businesses or institutions – are you keeping up with the Joneses?
 A broad survey of resources to begin your research – let me do the leg work of finding everything on the topic, then you choose which resources to follow up on.

Periodical search:  Compiling articles from magazine, journals, and industry publications.

Sample Searches:
 An entrepreneur applying for a loan seeking evidence of growing interest in a particular service or product.

Genealogy search:  Tracing lineage through historical records.

Sample Searches:
 Find out where your ancestors immigrated from, and when they immigrated to the United States.
 Discover family history including places lived and jobs worked.  Verify or uncover family legends.
Find distant relatives.

Custom searches can be designed to suit your needs.


$40 for the first 2 hours of research.  After results are submitted for your consideration additional research may be contracted at a rate of $25/hour.

Client is responsible for the following additional expenses

Photocopy charges (if requested)
Postal expenses (if requested)
Travel beyond the Twin Cities Metro Area