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|This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.|
ANNOUNCING A MAJOR CHANGE
- The CATALOG of the Oakland FamilySearch Library has MOVED!
Our catalog is now located at familysearch.org>Search>Catalog
Under “Search these Family History Centers” select Oakland California FamilySearch Library
The catalog allows patrons to:
- Search by Places, Surnames, Titles, Authors, Subjects or Keywords
- Broaden a search to other local Family History Centers or to the holdings of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City
- Have a direct link to the growing collection of online resources at FamilySearch.org and elsewhere
Direct link to the FamilySearch Catalog :FamilySearch Catalog
Link to an Introduction to the FamilySearch Catalog:Introduction to the Catalog
Link to the old Oakland catalog, aka Athena (No longer being updated but has all maps and periodicals):Link
|4766 Lincoln Avenue|
|Tue-Wed: 10:00 am – 9 pm|
Thu-Sat: 10:00 am – 4 pm
- The Oakland California Family History Center has several resources of local interest. These resources include the following:
- Alameda County Obituary Card File 1985-2002 - An aphabetical card file containing more than 35,000 obituaries clipped from Alameda County newspapers (95 % from the "Alameda Times Star")
- California Mission Records - Microfilmed copies of original mission records dating from the 1770s to the early 1900s
- Growing Collection of California County Vital Records, Deed and Probate Indexes
- Growing Collection of Church Records from the Azores
- Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths from Tonga - These typescript copies of vital records in Tonga date from the late 1860's to 1942
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