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480 North Walkup Ave.
Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014
Please come and see our new FHC location (enter using the NE door facing Walkup Rd.) Ring buzzer.
Attention: Due to the Wind Chill Advisory on December 11th, we will be CLOSED this evening.
The FHC will be CLOSED December 17th through January 2, 2014. We wll reopen on Friday, January 3rd at 10:00 a.m.
Wed & Fri 10am-1pm
Tues, Wed, Thur 7pm-9:30pm
Closed on Sundays and Mondays
Phone at FHC: 815-459-7475
FREE CLASSES AT THE FHC:
If you would be interested in attending a class at the FHC, please let us know of your interest and the subject you would like to see discussed by emailing us at email@example.com
We'll see if we have a class that matches your interests. (Thank you)
Class Schedule -
Collections and Ordering Microfilm
Databases and Software
- FHC Portal (Premium websites you can use for FREE at an FHC only)
- 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
- Access NewspaperArchive.com
- Alexander Street Press – The American Civil War
- Ancestry.com (The Library Edition)
- Find My Past
- Fold3 (the old Footnote.com)
- The Genealogist
- Godfrey Memorial Library
- Heritage Quest Online
- Historic Map Works Library Edition
- Legacy Stories
- Paper Trail
Additional databases available for free at our Center
Hardware and Equipment
- 6 networked computer workstations with printer access
- 5 microfilm readers
- 1 microfiche reader
- Paper copier
- Flatbed scanner
- Digital camera to capture microfilm frames (Bring your own flashdrive to save images you find)
- Headsets to listen to webinars and FamilySearch online classes
- Some recorded webinars available on CD for your viewing
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
Volunteer at the Center
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