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{{FHCpage|location=California}}'''If there are questions, please call Orion Wood at 510-209-1246.'''
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 48851 Green Valley Rd, Fremont, CA 94539
 
*Enter the building on the side nearest the freeway, the 3rd door from the corner nearest Scott Creek Road.
 
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=48851+Green+Valley+Road,+Fremont,+CA&hl=en&ll=37.467774,-121.902709&spn=0.022958,0.036993&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=46.630055,75.761719&vpsrc=6&hnear=48851+Green+Valley+Rd,+Fremont,+California+94539&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=48851+Green+Valley+Road,+Fremont,+CA&hl=en&ll=37.467774,-121.902709&spn=0.022958,0.036993&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=46.630055,75.761719&vpsrc=6&hnear=48851+Green+Valley+Rd,+Fremont,+California+94539&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
  
'''Phone:''' 1 510-623-7496 (United States)
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'''Address:'''  
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:CA_Fremont@ldsmail.net CA_Fremont@ldsmail.net]<br>
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*48851 Green Valley Rd Fremont CA 94539 United States
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*Enter the building on the side nearest the freeway, the 3rd door from the corner nearest Scott Creek Road.
  
'''Open Hours:&nbsp;'''(Depending upon staffing availability)
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*Language:English
  
*Tuesdays and Wednesdays – 11 am-2 pm and 7 pm–9 pm,
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'''Phone:'''
*Saturday -- 11 am-2 pm (but usually not open),
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To make sure you do not make a wasted trip, wait until a few minutes after a shift is to start and call the Center at 510-623-7496 to make sure someone is there. If there are problems or questions, please call Orion Wood at 510-209-1246. '''<br>'''  
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*'''1-510-623-7496'''
  
'''Holiday Schedule: '''<br>
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'''E-mail:'''  
  
*Closed until January 3, 2013
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*CA_Fremont@ldsmail.net
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'''Open Hours:'''(Depending upon staffing availability call first at 1-510-623-7496)
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*'''Tuesdays:'''11:00am-2:00pm and 7:00pm–9:00pm
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*'''Wednesdays:'''11:00am-2:00pm and 7:00pm–9:00pm
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*'''Sundays:'''12:30pm-2:00pm (Closed on 1st Sunday of each month)
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All other times by appointment. &nbsp;Schedule appointment here: &nbsp;http://www.fremontfhc.org
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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'''Closed December 19th-January 7th:'''
  
 
=== Center Resources  ===
 
=== Center Resources  ===
  
==== Collections ====
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==== Catalog ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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Our catalog has being migrated to its new home at&nbsp;'''[https://familysearch.org familysearch.org]&gt;Search&gt;Catalog'''<br> Under “Search these Family History Centers” select '''Fremont California Family History Center'''<br><br> The new catalog will allow patrons to:<br>
:*A catalog of all of the books, periodicals, CD's and extended loan microfilms and microfiche held by the&nbsp;Fremont Family History Center is available online
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:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://184.168.30.96:8080/athcgi/athweb.pl?loc=FREMONT '''Fremont Family History Center Catalog search page''']<br>  
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*Search by Places, Surnames, Titles, Authors, Subjects or Keywords<br>
:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://184.168.30.96:8080/athcgi/athweb.pl '''Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog Search Page''']<br>
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*Broaden a search to other local Family History Centers, the Oakland FamilySearch Library or to the holdings of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City<br>  
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*Have a direct link to the growing collection of online resources at FamilySearch.org and elsewhere<br>
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''NOTE ''': When using the link to the Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog you&nbsp;are&nbsp;searching the catalogs of 15 family history centers. When you find a resource of interest, be sure to click on the "'''Show Copies'''" tab to see which location has the book, film. microfiche or CD you are interested in.  
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<br>'''Link to the new FamilySearch Catalog''':[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search Link]<br> '''Link to an Introduction to the FamilySearch Catalog''':[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Introduction_to_the_FamilySearch_Catalog Link]<br>
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.
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:*'''[[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.
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Websites available are:
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:*19th Century British Newspapers
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:*Alexander Street Press (Civil War)
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:*Ancestry.com
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:*Access Newspaper Archive
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:*Swedish church records
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:*Find My Past (UK)
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:*Fold 3 (specializing in military records)
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:*The Genealogist (UK)
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:*Godfrey Memorial Library
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:*Heritage Quest
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:*Paper Trail
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:*World Vital Records <br>
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====

Latest revision as of 21:01, 1 December 2014

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


Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 48851 Green Valley Rd Fremont CA 94539 United States
  • Enter the building on the side nearest the freeway, the 3rd door from the corner nearest Scott Creek Road.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-510-623-7496

E-mail:

  • CA_Fremont@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:(Depending upon staffing availability call first at 1-510-623-7496)

  • Tuesdays:11:00am-2:00pm and 7:00pm–9:00pm
  • Wednesdays:11:00am-2:00pm and 7:00pm–9:00pm
  • Sundays:12:30pm-2:00pm (Closed on 1st Sunday of each month)

All other times by appointment.  Schedule appointment here:  http://www.fremontfhc.org

Holiday Schedule:

Closed December 19th-January 7th:

Center Resources

Catalog

Our catalog has being migrated to its new home at familysearch.org>Search>Catalog
Under “Search these Family History Centers” select Fremont California Family History Center

The new catalog will allow patrons to:

  • Search by Places, Surnames, Titles, Authors, Subjects or Keywords
  • Broaden a search to other local Family History Centers, the Oakland FamilySearch Library 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


Link to the new FamilySearch Catalog:Link
Link to an Introduction to the FamilySearch Catalog:Link

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

  • Six computers with Internet access
  • Two printers (one color)

 

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