31 Days of Genealogy - Day 13
Day 13 - Use WorldCat.org
Go to WorldCat.org and search for some families and locations that you're interested in. See what libraries have those books and make a plan for using them. I bet you'll be surprised at some of the materials you find!
I've used ILL to locate and read books for YEARS! I have started making notes about search terms that "WORK" and those that don't work ... as well. I'd also add to check the hathitrust library ... old books, digitized ... here's one that I found, containing a biographical sketch of JR Richards, the father of Otis Hoover Richards http://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89084909530?urlappend=%3Bseq=258