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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 106 E Howe Rd Tallmadge OH 44278-1055 United States
  • East end of church building. First door on right. Has ramp at left end. May park along the side or in the back of the building. Other doors are usually locked.(
  • Handicap ramp.
  • Language:English


  • 1-330-630-3365


  • OH_Akron@ldsmail.net

FHC Director:

  • Judith K. Porter
  • Assistant Directors: Daniel Lewis Goodell

Open Hours:

  • Monday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Wednesday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday:10:00am-2:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness: Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours: Closed on Major holidays:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Various book for states and countries. One room dedicated to Ohio. Microfilm collection
  • available as well as select microfiche.

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

  • Computers, printers, microfilm/microfiche readers, books, scanner/copier, Consultants. 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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