All "MEMBER'S ONLY FILES" are found under "Resources" heading under the "Genealogical Data" menu item.
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GANS Memberships are by date of joining and are payable in Canadian funds only.

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Membership in GANS
Membership in the Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia has numerous benefits:
  • Access to the Members Section with numerous Nova Scotia-related genealogy databases and indices.
  • 3 issues per year of The Nova Scotia Genealogist.
  • Ability to submit your surname information to your profile to the Surname Research database.
  • Free publication of research queries in The Nova Scotia Genealogist.
  •  Circulating library collection for Canadian members.
  • Discounts on local history books and GANS publications in the Gift Shop 
Membership cost: $59 CDN for 12 months of membership (based on your date of joining)