Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Family History Center

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''Our location is in Greentree, just off the Parkway West. But we also are close to Carnegie, Collier Township, Robinson Township, Heidelberg, Crafton and the western suburbs of Pittsburgh.  We are close to all areas reached by the Parkway West and Interstate 79.   We are close to the North, South and West Sides of Pittsburgh.''  
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''Our location is in Greentree, just off the Parkway West.  But we also are close to Carnegie, Collier Township, Robinson Township, Heidelberg, Crafton and the western suburbs of Pittsburgh.  We are close to all areas reached by the Parkway West and Interstate 79.   We are also very close to the North, South and West Sides of Pittsburgh.''  
  
 
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:*[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.  
 
:*[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.  
:*''(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.)''
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:*''We have over 1,000 films found on the Family History Library Catalog on site and hundreds of books, phamplets and microfiche in our collection which started in 1978.''
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== 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. ''(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]]''' 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. 
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*''We have four computers and access to a wide format printer in addition to our pinter, copier and scanner.  There is a Canon Digital Imaging System to make copies of films, paperwork and photographs that can also be saved to a flashdrive   We also have two Minolta reader/printers that quickly printer out hard paper copies of film or fiche.''
  
 
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Revision as of 19:40, 11 July 2013

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


Our location is in Greentree, just off the Parkway West.  But we also are close to Carnegie, Collier Township, Robinson Township, Heidelberg, Crafton and the western suburbs of Pittsburgh.  We are close to all areas reached by the Parkway West and Interstate 79.   We are also very close to the North, South and West Sides of Pittsburgh.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

  • Address: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Family History Center
    46 School Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15220
  • Location on Map

Phone: 1-412-921-2115

E-mail:  lorrieguth@aol.com  

Ask a Librarian has a form to fill out and advice on asking questions.

Open Hours: Tuesday: 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sat.: 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Holiday Schedule: Closed in August, Thanksgiving Week and Christmas Week until after New Year's Day.



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.
  • We have over 1,000 films found on the Family History Library Catalog on site and hundreds of books, phamplets and microfiche in our collection which started in 1978.

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. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have four computers and access to a wide format printer in addition to our pinter, copier and scanner.  There is a Canon Digital Imaging System to make copies of films, paperwork and photographs that can also be saved to a flashdrive   We also have two Minolta reader/printers that quickly printer out hard paper copies of film or fiche.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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