Provo Utah North Park Family History Center

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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}The Provo North Park Family History Center is located on 263 N 800 W in Provo and is across from the Dixon Middle School.  This building is also shared by the Utah South Hispanic Family History Center.  It has 20 computers and has a classroom and a microfilm reading room as well as the main research room.  
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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}The Provo North Park Family History Center is located on 263 N 800 W in Provo and is across from the Dixon Middle School.  This building is also shared by the Utah South Hispanic Family History Center.  and there is someone who can speak Spanish available during most of our shifts. Our building has 20 computers available and has a classroom and a microfilm reading room as well as the main research room.  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location and Map:'''  
  
*'''Address''': 389 N. 100 E, Provo, UT
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:*263 N. 800 W., Provo UT 84601 United States
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:*The building has a rock facade facing the street.  The main entrance is on the south and isn't visible from 800 West.  
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=389+N+100+E,+Provo,+UT&hl=en&ll=40.238916,-111.656842&spn=0.01425,0.017252&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.485969,8.833008&oq=389+N.+100+E,+Provo,+UT&t=m&hnear=389+N+100+E,+Provo,+Utah+84606&z=16 Location on Map]
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:*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=389+N+100+E,+Provo,+UT&hl=en&ll=40.238916,-111.656842&spn=0.01425,0.017252&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.485969,8.833008&oq=389+N.+100+E,+Provo,+UT&t=m&hnear=389+N+100+E,+Provo,+Utah+84606&z=16 Location on Map]
'''Phone: 801-356-0661'''
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'''Phone''':&nbsp;&nbsp; 1 801-356-0661
  
'''Open Hours:
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'''E-mail:&nbsp; '''[mailto:ut_provonorthpark@ldsmail.net ut_provonorthpark@ldsmail.net]
*'''Tues, Wed, Thurs''' 6pm - 9 pm
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*'''Sun''': 4 pm - 9 pm
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'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp;'''  
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:*'''Tues, Wed, Thurs:''' 6pm - 9pm
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:*'''Sun:''' 4pm - 9pm
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:*Easter: April 20, 2014
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:*Mothers Day: &nbsp;May 11, 2014
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:*Fathers Day: &nbsp;June 15, 2014
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:*Pioneer Day: &nbsp;July 24, 2014
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:*Thanksgiving: Nov 26 - 30, 2014
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:*Christmas: Dec. 15-Jan. 5, 2015
  
 
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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 microfilm, CDs and printed materials that are helpful for Hispanic research.
  
 
==== 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]]''' 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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:*Record managers availaboe to use with your files while at the FHC:&nbsp; Ancestral Quest 14, RootsMagic 6, &nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
*20 computers
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*5 microfilm readers
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*20 computers  
*1 microfiche reader''
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
 
  
 
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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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Our center is just 9 blocks away from the Utah County Courthouse and about a mile 1/2 away from the BYU Family History Library.&nbsp; However, our parking is more accessible to our building than the parking at BYU.  
  
 
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=== Links  ===
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
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We would love to have volunteers at our center.&nbsp; It is helpful if you can speak Spanish but it is not imperative.&nbsp; If you are able to serve on Saturdays or Thursdays we have shifts available immediately.

Revision as of 17:31, 18 March 2014

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

The Provo North Park Family History Center is located on 263 N 800 W in Provo and is across from the Dixon Middle School.  This building is also shared by the Utah South Hispanic Family History Center.  and there is someone who can speak Spanish available during most of our shifts. Our building has 20 computers available and has a classroom and a microfilm reading room as well as the main research room.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

  • 263 N. 800 W., Provo UT 84601 United States
  • The building has a rock facade facing the street.  The main entrance is on the south and isn't visible from 800 West.
  • Location on Map

Phone:   1 801-356-0661

E-mail:  ut_provonorthpark@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tues, Wed, Thurs: 6pm - 9pm
  • Sun: 4pm - 9pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Easter: April 20, 2014
  • Mothers Day:  May 11, 2014
  • Fathers Day:  June 15, 2014
  • Pioneer Day:  July 24, 2014
  • Thanksgiving: Nov 26 - 30, 2014
  • Christmas: Dec. 15-Jan. 5, 2015



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 microfilm, CDs and printed materials that are helpful for Hispanic research.

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.
  • Record managers availaboe to use with your files while at the FHC:  Ancestral Quest 14, RootsMagic 6,  

Hardware and Equipment

  • 20 computers
  • 5 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfiche reader

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area

Our center is just 9 blocks away from the Utah County Courthouse and about a mile 1/2 away from the BYU Family History Library.  However, our parking is more accessible to our building than the parking at BYU.


Links


Volunteer at the Center

We would love to have volunteers at our center.  It is helpful if you can speak Spanish but it is not imperative.  If you are able to serve on Saturdays or Thursdays we have shifts available immediately.