Here are some items that look very handy for a hardworking genealogist
I surfed around on Amazon and came across some cool stuff that I think is useful for us genealogists.
I have not used any of these items myself, so this list is mere suggestions. In some cases, I use a similar product and can vouch for its convenience.
AmazonBasics 3-Ring Zipper Binder – O-Ring, 3-Inch, Blue
- 3-ring zipper-bound organizer with 3 inch O rings
- Includes multiple pockets for small objects, devices, and documents
- An easy way to keep your items and documents organized, on-the-go
- Full zipper closure and removable carrying strap
- Made with a sturdy kraft board interior and durable tear and water-resistant fabric cover
If I can find one with a European ring standard I will get one for sure!
Large and Small Sticky Notes Set with Fineliner Color Pens Set
- IT HAS ALL SIZE STICKY NOTES YOU NEED-Package includes all kind. 4”x6” Ruled Lined, 4”x3” blank, 4”x3” Dotted and index bookmarks tab in 6 assorted neon colors
- PORTABLE and CONVENIENCE: -A great way to keep your notes organized. It’s neat, and compact and slim-Perfect to carry or to fit in your bag. Keep it on your desk or in your drawer to always have them handy
- COLOR DIVIDED: Each organization note pads has assorted bright and vivid neon colors, you can quickly and easily go back and retrieve information
- Fineliner 12 PACK in BRILLIANT COLORS-0.38 mm Fine Point, Assorted, DRY SAFE, Minimal Bleed Thru/ Acid-free Ink
- 100% Satisfaction Guarantee: At an affordable price, then simply and roughly a 30-Day 100% Satisfaction or Money Back Guarantee, and 60-Days return without a single question. Try this Colored Divider Sticky Notes risk free now
How could they do genealogy before sticky notes were invented? 🙂
Bluetooth Keyboard, Jelly Comb Universal Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard Ultra Slim
- UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITY: The Bluetooth keyboard works with iOS, Android, Mac, and Windows, with shortcut keys for all four systems. Apple iPad Air, iPad 4 / 3 / 2, iPad Mini 4, iPhone 7Plus/7/6S/6, Galaxy Tab ,Galaxy Note, Surface & More (Incompatible with Nook Tablets)
- COMFORTABLE KEYS: Scissor-Switch Bluetooth keyboard provides you with very comfortable and pleasing typing experience.
- WORK FOR LONGER WITH LONG BATTERY LIFE: 700-hour continuous-use battery life and automatic sleep mode allow up to half a year between battery changes. Requires 2 AAA batteries, sold separately
- EASY STORAGE: Perfect Size, Pencil-thin, sleek profile (0.23in thin) easily stows in a backpack, messenger bag, or case.
- CABLE-FREE: Bluetooth 3.0 technology provides a cable-free & clutter-free connection,operating distance 10 m.
I use my Bluetooth keyboard all the time, both with my cellphone and my tablet.
VuPoint Solutions ST415 Handheld Magic Wand Portable Scanner Kit for Document and Image
This is a product that fascinates me. I have not tried it, but I am considering getting one. I use my stationary flatbed scanner all the time.
Binding Machine 21 Hole Comb Binding Manual Punch and Bind Operation Capacity:250 Sheets by BUYOR
- Material: Plastic Comb and Binder Strip
- Binding Capacity: 250 Sheets
- Punching Capacity: 12 Sheets
- Hole Spec:3*8mm
- 21 Hole Comb powerful binding
Be sure to order the plastic combs you need for this machine. This is a great tool when you want to share a print-out. I have a similar machine and use it a lot!