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Center Contacts and Hours
- 1851 Marie Lane North Mankato MN 56003 United States
- Wednesday:1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month 5:00pm-8:30pm
Closed all Major Holidays: Week of Thanksgiving: Last two weeks in December: Closed for inclement weather: Please call center with any questions:
Calendar and Events
Staff Training Meetings
- FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
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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.
- 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
- Access Newspaper Archive
- Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War:
- ArkivDigital Online (Swedish records)
- Find My Past
- Fold3.com (Previously known as Footnote.com)
- The Genealogist
- Heritage Quest Online
- Historic Map Works Library Edition
- Paper Trail
- World Vital Records
Hardware and Equipment
- 5 computers with internet access
- 6 microfilm readers
- 1 microfiche readers
- 1 microfilm/microfiche reader/scanner/printer
Staff Research Specialties
- Amy Saulnier
- Usually available Thursdays 6:30pm-closing:
- Recommended general genealogy websites: freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~asaul/my_gen_links.html
- Recommended location specific websites: freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~asaul/locspecgenlinks.html
- Swedish genealogy
- Recommended Swedish genealogy websites: freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~asaul/swedish_links.html
- Joyce Gardner
- Usually available Thursdays 10:00am - 2:00pm:
- German genealogy
Resources in the Local Area
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Volunteer at the Center
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