NYG&B Members receive discounts on NYG&B programs and publications, as well as special offers from our partners. If you're an NYG&B member and would like to access the codes for these discounts, click here

Current NYG&B Discounts

Partner Discounts


NYG&B Members have free access to Findmypast's Starter Package of U.S. and Canadian collections and U.K. and Irish census records, plus U.S. marriage records and the PERiodical Source Index (PERSI)---and a substantial discount on the purchase of a Findmypast Premium Package subscription. (As of September 2, 2016, the NYG&B member price for a Premium Package subscription is $89, a discount of approximately 63% off current retail rates.) 

Every NYG&B member will be provided with a unique code to activate access to collections on Findmypast. After that, Members will just log in as usual to the NYG&B website to access both NYG&B and Findmypast collections. For instructions on finding and activating your Findmypast account, click here

NYG&B members who are logged in at Findmypast may also create an online family tree; use the Hints feature to see potential matches; easily access previously viewed records; import or export a family tree using a GEDCOM file; and access free monthly webinars, priority customer support, and special offers.  

To upgrade to a Findmypast Premium Package subscription, simply hit the Upgrade button when on Findmypast, and enter the discount code. Click here to see the member discount code

Ontario Genealogical Society

NYG&B members receive a 25% discount on annual membership to the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS). Renewals for OGS annual members begin November 1 for 2018 - new members who join after that date will also receive membership for November and December 2017. 

Boston University’s Genealogy Studies Program 

Whether you're a serious researcher or family-history enthusiast, when you enroll in Boston University’s Genealogy Studies Program you will work with primary source material to draw genealogical conclusions and to explore DNA and forensic genealogy practices.  

Boston University offers an introductory 7-week Genealogical Principles Course, and a more advanced 15-week Certificate Course in Genealogical Research. 
Our two unique genealogy courses combine the convenience of online learning with expert instruction to help you gain skills to set you apart in this growing field. Work with noted Boston University instructors, including Certified Genealogists and members of the American Society of Genealogists. 

NYG&B members save 10% on tuition for Boston University’s Genealogy Studies Program.

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FamilyTreeDNA offers NYG&B Members discounts on Y-chromosome DNA tests for men, and mitochondrial and autosomal DNA tests for men and women. 


NYG&B members receive a 25% discount on the purchase of JPASS—JSTOR’s individual access plan.  JPASS is a library card for unlimited reading access to JSTOR's online archive of 1,800 scholarly journal titles, with up to 120 article (PDF) downloads every year.