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*[[Family History Library|Family History Library]], Salt Lake City, 450 computers, 3,400 databases, 3.1 million microforms, 4,500 periodicals, 310,000 books of worldwide family and local histories, civil, church, immigration, ethnic, military, Mormon records.
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*[[Church History Library|Church History Library]] documents LDS history 1830-now: diaries, manuscripts, Church records, photographs, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material<ref>"Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers] - the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah Territory before 10 May 1869.<ref>"Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://history.utah.gov/ Utah State Historical Society] family histories, photographs, books, manuscript collections, telephone directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.<ref>"Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
  
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*[[Salt Lake City Public Library|Salt Lake City Public Library]] Utah newspapers on microfilm, and genealogical databases
 
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*[http://www.archives.state.ut.us/ Utah State Archives] newspapers, deaths, land, court, local history, naturalizations, military, directories, criminals
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*[http://library.usu.edu/Specol/index.html Utah State University] Special Collections and Archives local historical and biographical sources
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*[http://www.lib.utah.edu/portal/site/marriottlibrary/ University of Utah],&nbsp;historical-biographical sources, newspapers, government documents, and Western Americana <br>  
 
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*[http://www.utd.uscourts.gov/ United States District Court of Utah] federal court records.
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*[http://www.utcourts.gov/directory/courthouse.cgi?district=3 Salt Lake County Court] local court records.
 
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=== Sources  ===
 
=== Sources  ===

Revision as of 16:07, 20 May 2010

Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library
 
Harold B. Lee Library atrium at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  Ask a Librarian

Address:[2]

Harold B. Lee Library
P.O. Box 26800
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602-6800

Telephone:[3]

  • Information Commons 801–422–2927
  • Family History/Genealogy 801–422-7661

Regular Hours:[4]

  • Monday–Friday: 7:00 am–12 midnight
  • Saturday: 8:00 am–12 midnight
  • Sunday: CLOSED
Holiday Hours

Directions, map, and parking

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

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Guides

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Alternate Repositories

If you cannot visit or find a record at the  Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library , a similar record may be available at one of the following.

Repositories with significant Latter-day Saint collections

  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, 450 computers, 3,400 databases, 3.1 million microforms, 4,500 periodicals, 310,000 books of worldwide family and local histories, civil, church, immigration, ethnic, military, Mormon records.
  • Church History Library documents LDS history 1830-now: diaries, manuscripts, Church records, photographs, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material[5]
  • Daughters of Utah Pioneers - the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah Territory before 10 May 1869.[6]
  • Utah State Historical Society family histories, photographs, books, manuscript collections, telephone directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.[7]

Neighboring repositories

Sources

  1. Harold B. Lee Library, "E-mail a Question" at http://www.lib.byu.edu/ask_email.php (accessed 8 February 2010).
  2. Harold B. Lee Library, "Contact Us" at http://www.lib.byu.edu/feedback.php (8 February 2010).
  3. Harold B. Lee Library, "Ask a Librarian" at http://www.lib.byu.edu/ask.php (accessed 8 February 2010), and Harold B. Lee Library, "Family History Library/Genealogy" in Subject Librarian Directory" at https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/index.php?title=Brigham_Young_University_Harold_B._Lee_Library&amp;amp;amp;amp;action=submit (accessed 8 February 2010).
  4. Harold B. Lee Library, "Library Hours" at http://www.lib.byu.edu/hours.php (8 February 2010).
  5. "Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).
  6. "Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).
  7. "Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).