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


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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 18460 Kachina Ct Lakeville MN 55044 United States
  • Enter building on the west side by the stairs.
  • For handicap access please call the center at 1-952-435-2681 (and enter on the north or south side of the building using wheelchair ramps).
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-952-435-2681 (please call to ensure we are open)

E-mail:

  • MN_Lakeville@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesdays:6:45pm-8:15pm
  • Wednesdays:9:00am-3:00pm
  • Thursdays:9:00am-3:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed during holidays: For access by appointment please email:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

  • March 15 2014 - Lakeville Stake Family History Fair - Agenda coming soon

Class Schedule

  • No current classes scheduled. For training or class requests please email.

Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Numerous German microfilms on extended loan specializing in Ostfriesland, Germany.
  • Full list of microfilm and microfiche at our library found at http://sdrv.ms/12384hJ 

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. Websites available are:

  • 19th Century British Newspapers
  • Alexander Street Press (Civil War)
  • Ancestry.com
  • Access Newspaper Archive
  • Swedish church records
  • Find My Past (UK)
  • Fold 3 (specializing in military records)
  • The Genealogist (UK)
  • Godfrey Memorial Library
  • Heritage Quest
  • Paper Trail
  • World Vital Records 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 8 patron use computers
  • Microfilm and Microfiche readers
  • Black and white laser printer
  • Digital camera for microfilm pictures

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

  • German ancestor research - specializing in Ostfriesland, Germany.

Resources in the Local Area

  • Dakota County vital records

Links


Volunteer at the Center

Community volunteers with an interest in family history, and a desire to serve others, who are willing to commit to a weekly shift for at least one-two years are invited to join our staff. Training will be provided. Contact the Director for further information.


 

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