Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre

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*'''Tuesday:''' 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
 
*'''Thursday:''' 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 
  
'''Closures:''' Tuesday December 17, 2013 - Monday January 6, 2014.&nbsp; <br>
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*'''Tuesday:''' 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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*'''Thursday:''' 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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'''Closures:''' Tuesday December 17, 2013 - Monday January 6, 2014.&nbsp; <br>  
  
 
'''Summer Hours''': Tuesday: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM; Thursday: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  
 
'''Summer Hours''': Tuesday: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM; Thursday: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] Patrons may order a wide variety of microfilms and microfiche at&nbsp; https://familysearch.org/catalog-search
*The Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre has a collection of indefinite film loans. Browse our collection when visiting the centre. We have several films for Bukovina and Galicia.  
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*The Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre has a collection of over 1500 microfilms and microfiche including a large selection of films from Germany and Galicia.  
*Databases and Software: This centre has Personal Ancestral File (PAF) and Roots Magic available for patrons to use for organizing their family history records. We also have several databases on CD's, such as the 1881 British and&nbsp;Scottish Census, the 1881 Canadian Census, the 1880 US census, plus various records from around the world.
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*Software:&nbsp; We have an enormous collection of software including:
*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
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*Hardware and Equipment: 5 microfilm readers and 1 microfiche reader; 1 digital camera&nbsp;(patrons may also bring their&nbsp;own cameras to take&nbsp;images of records);&nbsp;4 computers; wireless network.
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#Ancestral Quest
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#Branches
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#Charting Companion
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#FamilyInsight
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#Genelines
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#Generation Maps
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#GetMyAncestors
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#Legacy Charting
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#Legacy Family Tree
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#Magikey Family Tree
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#Map My Family Tree
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#PAF Companion
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#Personal&nbsp;Ancestral&nbsp;File
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#Roots Magic
  
=== Centre Services  ===
 
  
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
  
''(Include sections for any other services your centre 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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**We also have several databases on CD's, such as the 1881 British and&nbsp;Scottish Census, the 1881 Canadian Census, the 1880 US census, plus various records from around the world.  
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*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.  
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*Hardware and Equipment: 7 microfilm readers and 1 microfiche reader; 1 digital camera&nbsp;(patrons may also bring their&nbsp;own cameras to take&nbsp;images of records);&nbsp;4 computers; wireless network.
  
 
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=== 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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=== Links  ===
 
 
''(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your centre such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your centre is located.)''
 
 
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=== Volunteer at the Centre  ===
 
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 

Revision as of 02:07, 23 February 2013

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

The Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre Serves all areas surrounding Regina, Saskatchewan.

Contents

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 550 Sangster Boulevard, Regina, Saskatchewan
  • Use the east parking lot and east entrance to the building. The doors are locked at all times. Please ring the buzzer on the door, and the staff will open the door for you.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 306-543-2782

E-mail: we do not respond to research requests delivered through email.

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Closures: Tuesday December 17, 2013 - Monday January 6, 2014. 

Summer Hours: Tuesday: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM; Thursday: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Please note: if you plan to arrive after 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening, please phone the staff at 543-2782 to let them know, as staff members close the family history centre if no patrons arrive before 8:00 p.m.

Calendar and Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Centre Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: Patrons may order a wide variety of microfilms and microfiche at  https://familysearch.org/catalog-search
  • The Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre has a collection of over 1500 microfilms and microfiche including a large selection of films from Germany and Galicia.
  • Software:  We have an enormous collection of software including:
  1. Ancestral Quest
  2. Branches
  3. Charting Companion
  4. FamilyInsight
  5. Genelines
  6. Generation Maps
  7. GetMyAncestors
  8. Legacy Charting
  9. Legacy Family Tree
  10. Magikey Family Tree
  11. Map My Family Tree
  12. PAF Companion
  13. Personal Ancestral File
  14. Roots Magic


    • We also have several databases on CD's, such as the 1881 British and Scottish Census, the 1881 Canadian Census, the 1880 US census, plus various records from around the world.
  • FHC Portal: This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
  • Hardware and Equipment: 7 microfilm readers and 1 microfiche reader; 1 digital camera (patrons may also bring their own cameras to take images of records); 4 computers; wireless network.