McLean Virginia Family History Center

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'''Center Contacts and Hours'''
 
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=== Center Contacts and Hours ===
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
#''2034 Great Falls Street, McLean, Virginia''
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*'''Address:''' 2034 Great Falls Street, McLean, Virginia  
#''Enter through the plate glass doors facing the playing fields and Idylwood.<br>''
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*Enter through the plate glass doors facing the playing fields and Idylwood.  
#''(Link to map using ''[http://maps.google.com Google]''&nbsp;or other map sites)''
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=2034+Great+Falls+Street,+McLean,+Virginia&hl=en&ll=38.908066,-77.183847&spn=0.028352,0.029097&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,59.589844&oq=2034+Great+Falls+Street,+McLean,+Virginia&hnear=2034+Great+Falls+St,+McLean,+Fairfax,+Virginia+22043&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
  
'''Phone:703-532-9019'''
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'''Phone:703-532-9019'''  
  
 
'''E-mail:''' <br>  
 
'''E-mail:''' <br>  
  
'''Open Hours:Tuesday 9:30 - 2:30 and 7-9:30, Wednesday and Thursday 9:30-9:30, Friday 9:30-2:30 and Saturdays 9:30-4:30.'''
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'''Open Hours:'''<br>
  
'''Holiday Schedule: Closed Memorial Day Weekend, Fourth of July, Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays and when Fairfax County Schools are closed or delayed for inclement weather.'''
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*'''Wednesday and Thursday:''' 9:30 - 4:30 and 7-9:30
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*'''Friday:''' 9:30- 1
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*'''Saturdays:''' 9:30-4:30
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed Memorial Day Weekend, Fourth of July, Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays and when Fairfax County Schools are closed or delayed for inclement weather.
  
 
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==== 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. ''(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.)''
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]'''
  
==== Hardware and Equipment<br> ====
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==== Hardware and Equipment<br> ====
  
*9 computers
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*9 computers  
*2 digital film scanners
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*2 digital film scanners  
*6 microfilm readers
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*6 microfilm readers  
*1 digital fiche reader/printer
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*1 digital fiche reader/printer  
*3 network printers
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*4 network printers  
*Wi-Fi Access &amp; Wireless printer
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*Wi-Fi Access &amp; Wireless printer  
*Free internet access
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*Free internet access  
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*Ability to Print Fan Charts on 11x17 Card Stock.
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
  
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
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McLean Family History Center is located about 1 mile from the West Falls Church Metro Station.&nbsp; This allows ease of access to Washington, DC. &nbsp; In Washington, DC, you will be able to get to DAR&nbsp;Library, Library of Congress, and National Archives.&nbsp; There are a number of major universities as well such as Georgetown,&nbsp;George Washington,&nbsp;American University,&nbsp;Catholic University and the University of Maryland.''&nbsp;''  
  
 
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=== Links  ===
 
=== Links  ===
 
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''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
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[[Category:Virginia Family History Centers]]

Revision as of 15:36, 27 June 2013

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 2034 Great Falls Street, McLean, Virginia
  • Enter through the plate glass doors facing the playing fields and Idylwood.
  • Location on Map

Phone:703-532-9019

E-mail:

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday and Thursday: 9:30 - 4:30 and 7-9:30
  • Friday: 9:30- 1
  • Saturdays: 9:30-4:30

Holiday Schedule: Closed Memorial Day Weekend, Fourth of July, Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays and when Fairfax County Schools are closed or delayed for inclement weather.


Contents

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • 9 computers
  • 2 digital film scanners
  • 6 microfilm readers
  • 1 digital fiche reader/printer
  • 4 network printers
  • Wi-Fi Access & Wireless printer
  • Free internet access
  • Ability to Print Fan Charts on 11x17 Card Stock.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

McLean Family History Center is located about 1 mile from the West Falls Church Metro Station.  This allows ease of access to Washington, DC.   In Washington, DC, you will be able to get to DAR Library, Library of Congress, and National Archives.  There are a number of major universities as well such as Georgetown, George Washington, American University, Catholic University and the University of Maryland. 


Links


Volunteer at the Center

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)