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Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 975 Sneath Lane, San Bruno, CA 94066-2403 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-650-873-1928

E-mail:

  • CA_SanFrancisco@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday:9:00am-4:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-4:00pm
  • Saturday:9:00am-4:00pm
  • Closed - July 4, 2015

Holiday Schedule: Closed Thanksgiving week Starting 11/22/2015 opening on 12/2/2015.

Closed two weeks for Christmas and New Years, Starting 12/20/2015 opening on 1/6/2016



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources

Catalog

  • Our catalog is located at FamilySearch.org Click search, then Catalog
  • Under “Search these Family History Centers” select San Francisco California Family History Center
  • 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

Databases and Software

Equipment:  5 Lenovo computers, 1 Dell w/ access to copy both microfiche and microfilm, 5 microfilm readers, 4 for 35mm and 1 for 16mm,  2 microfiche readers, available programs:  ancestry.com, Findmypast, PaperTrail, Fold3, Heritage Quest, Family Search, Access Newspaper Archives, World Vital Records, Godfrey Memorial Library, and others.

  • 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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment

6- Computers, all connected to Internet

4- Lexmark Printers

1- Cannon Micro Film Scanner 300

4- 35 MM Micro Film Readers

1- 16 MM Micro Film Reader

2- Micro Fiche Readers


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

National Archives and Record Administration at San Francisco, Leo J. Ryan Memorial Federal Bldg, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno, CA 

San Mateo County Genealogical Society, Located at Canada College in Redwood City

California State Library - Sutro Library, 1630 Holloway Avenue, SF, CA, located on SF State University campus in the J. Paul Leonard Library Bldg, 5th floor. 

California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, SF, CA


California Society




Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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