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Center Contacts and Hours
Location & Map:
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Open Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 9:00 am-12:00 pm, Sunday, 6:00-9:00 pm
Calendar and Events
Staff Training Meetings
Purposes of Center Resources:
1. Provide Family History Consultation to local members, other local residents, and more distant individuals and organizations.
2. Provide a means to order and to read fiche and microfilm from the Family History Library.
3. Support members in compiling their 4 generation pedigrees.
4. Support members who choose to research their families beyond 4 generations.
5. Provide support, materials and guides to local sources foir writing stories (histories) of pioneers and other local people.
6. Support and coordinate indexing of local family history records.
7. Cooperate with other local record keeping, historical and lineage organizations
- Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
- Catalog of holdings of the Center
- Books - 1. General genealogic textbooks
- 2. Reference books - Gazetteers, dictionaries
- 3. Genealogic data sources - Black's book on Nauvoo people
- 4. Indexes - Index to people in the Pleasant Grove Review
- Fiche - General topics as supplied by the FHL
- 1. Pleasant Grove Burials
- 2. Early Pleasant Grove LDS Membership Records
- 3. Burials and early LDS Memberhip records for nearby areas of Northern Utah County
- 4. Scattered records for other places in Utah
- 5. A few records for other US states
- 6. International films depend on the interests of patrons, some examples are from Germany, Switzerland and Italy
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.
- Personal Family History Programs
- 1. Rootsmagic
- 2. Legacy
- 3. Anccestral Quest
- 4. PAF
- 5. Family Insight
- 6. No Mac programs are in the center
Hardware and Equipment
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Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
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Volunteer at the Center
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