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The Provo North Park Family History Center is located on 263 N 800 W in Provo and is across from the Dixon Middle School. This building is also shared by the Utah South Hispanic Family History Center. and there is someone who can speak Spanish available during most of our shifts. Our building has 20 computers available and has a classroom and a microfilm reading room as well as the main research room.
Center Contacts and Hours
Location & Map:
- Address: 263 N. 800 W., Provo, UT
- The building has a rock facade facing the street. The main entrance is on the south and isn't visible from 800 West.
- Location on Map
- Tues, Wed, Thurs 5 pm - 8 pm
- Sun: 4 pm - 8 pm
Holiday Schedule: We will be closed:
Easter: April 20, 2014
Mothers Day: May 11, 2014
Fathers Day: June 15, 2014
Pioneer Day: July 24, 2014
Thanksgiving: Nov 26 - 30, 2014
Christmas: Dec. 15-Jan. 5, 2015
Calendar and Events
Staff Training Meetings
- 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 microfilm, CDs and printed materials that are helpful for Hispanic research.
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.
- Record managers availaboe to use with your files while at the FHC: Ancestral Quest 14, RootsMagic 6,
Hardware and Equipment
- 20 computers
- 5 microfilm readers
- 1 microfiche reader
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
Our center is just 9 blocks away from the Utah County Courthouse and about a mile 1/2 away from the BYU Family History Library. However, our parking is more accessible to our building than the parking at BYU.
Volunteer at the Center
We would love to have volunteers at our center. It is helpful if you can speak Spanish but it is not imperative. If you are able to serve on Saturdays or Thursdays we have shifts available immediately.
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