New York City New York Family History Center

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''The New York City FHC is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free.&nbsp;''
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours ===
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#''125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023''
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#''1st Floor''
 
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'''Phone: &nbsp;''' 212-799-2414
  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net<br>  
  
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'''Open Hours: '''T,W, Th-10am-9pm, Fri-10am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm Closed Sunday &amp; Monday
  
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'''Holiday Schedule: '''We will be closed Saturday October 1, 2011, Thanksgiving week Nov 22-26, 2011, &nbsp;and for the Christmas holiday Dec 20-31, 2011.
  
 
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October 18, 2011-Tuesday evening from 6-8pm we are offering a class on Finding Your Hispanic Roots. The class will be on the 3rd floor (signs will be posted). &nbsp;Free of charge.
  
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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:*We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection. &nbsp;To view this list, order films by mail, and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog. &nbsp;'''www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com
  
 
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
  
 
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Revision as of 15:17, 11 September 2011


FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The New York City FHC is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free. 

<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-size: 18px; font-weight: bold; "Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023
  2. 1st Floor
  3. (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone:   212-799-2414

E-mail: ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: T,W, Th-10am-9pm, Fri-10am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm Closed Sunday & Monday

Holiday Schedule: We will be closed Saturday October 1, 2011, Thanksgiving week Nov 22-26, 2011,  and for the Christmas holiday Dec 20-31, 2011.



Contents

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

October 18, 2011-Tuesday evening from 6-8pm we are offering a class on Finding Your Hispanic Roots. The class will be on the 3rd floor (signs will be posted).  Free of charge.

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection.  To view this list, order films by mail, and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog.  www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal: This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have 3 film readers, 4 computers, and 2 microfilm/fiche readers/scanners and printers.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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