Get Started with Indexing

Indexing is the process of entering information from historical records into an online, searchable database.

  1. Download the indexing program.
  2. Click Run or Open to begin the installation.
  3. Locate the FamilySearch Indexing icon on your desktop, and double click the icon to open the program.
  4. Click Register for a New Account and follow the steps to get registered or sign in with your FamilySearch or LDS Account

Indexing Basics

Check out these indexing resources to help you get started with indexing historical records.