Publishing Your Genealogy: From Traditional to Self-Publishing Options


Family History Publishers over a printing press

Finding a place to publish your family history book takes little effort when you have a guide to family history and storytelling printers. This guide to book crafters will help you know how can help you with your genealogy project.



Check out this list of large run family history publishers or print-on-demand services. You're sure to find the right company that meets your need and a price you can afford.

Short Run Book Publishers

  1. Family History Books

  2. Heritage Books

  3. Stories to Tell

  4. Book Baby


Book Crafters

  1. Legacy Books

  2. BYU Family History

  3. Photos, Movies, & More

  4. Pictures & Stories

  5. Family History Publishers

  6. Family Heritage Publishers

Watch this video on YouTube.


In the video above, I highlight a number of these services so you can visualize the possibilities.


Self-Publishing Companies

  1. Blurb

  2. Lulu

Photo Book and Scrapbook Companies

  1. Mixbook

  2. Shutterfly


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Imagine the Possibilities of Publishing Your Family History Book


Once you know what services can assist you with publishing your books, it’s time to decide what format you should use to showcase your legacy. For that, I recommend you read this blog post: Types of Family History Books to Publishing.


For more tips on preparing your family history book for publication, check out these blog posts:


Stack of books with title Publishers of Family History Books

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