Professional genealogist and author Timothy Field Beard will present a program, "How to Find Your Family Roots, June 26 in Roxbury.

Beard, Fellow of the American Society of Genealogists and author of the book "How To Find Your Family Roots," will lead the program beginning at 1 p.m. at Minor Memorial Library on South Street.

He will introduce attendees to research techniques and sources, provide tips on how to use Ancestry.com and other online resources, and discuss how to back up and verify sources.

In addition, Beard, former director of the library, will provide an overview of library resources available for family research.