Regina Saskatchewan Family History Centre

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'''Location & Map:'''  
 
'''Location & Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 550 Sangster Boulevard, Regina, Saskatchewan
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*'''Address:''' 550 Sangster Blvd., Regina, SK
 
*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.  
 
*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.  
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=550+Sangster+Boulevard,+Regina,+Saskatchewan,+Canada&hl=en&ll=50.489296,-104.624519&spn=0.01985,0.035663&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=50.157795,73.037109&oq=550+Sangster+Boulevard,+Regina,+Saskatchewan&vpsrc=6&hnear=550+Sangster+Blvd,+Regina,+Saskatchewan+S4R+8H1,+Canada&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=550+Sangster+Boulevard,+Regina,+Saskatchewan,+Canada&hl=en&ll=50.489296,-104.624519&spn=0.01985,0.035663&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=50.157795,73.037109&oq=550+Sangster+Boulevard,+Regina,+Saskatchewan&vpsrc=6&hnear=550+Sangster+Blvd,+Regina,+Saskatchewan+S4R+8H1,+Canada&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
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'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
*'''Tuesday:''' 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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*'''Tuesday:''' 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
*'''Thursday:''' 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
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*'''Thursday:''' 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
  
 
'''Closures:''' Tuesday December 17, 2013 - Monday January 6, 2014.&nbsp; <br>  
 
'''Closures:''' Tuesday December 17, 2013 - Monday January 6, 2014.&nbsp; <br>  
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'''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  
  
*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.
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*'''Please note''': If you plan to arrive after 8:00 PM 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 PM.
  
 
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'''Computers''': Four Dell OptiPlex 9010 AIO computers.&nbsp; 4 GB&nbsp;of RAM&nbsp;and i5 processors.<br>
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*'''Computers''': Four Dell OptiPlex 9010 AIO computers.&nbsp; 4 GB&nbsp;of RAM&nbsp;and i5 processors.<br>  
*'''Printers''':&nbsp;Lexmark E460dn; Lexmark X466de Multifunction Unit with print, scan, fax and copy capability.<br>
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*'''Wireless Network:&nbsp; '''Cisco 881W Router.
*'''Family History Library Catalogue''': Patrons may order a wide variety of microfilms and microfiche at&nbsp; https://familysearch.org/catalog-search  
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*'''Printers''':&nbsp;Lexmark E460dn; Lexmark X466de Multifunction Unit with print, scan, fax and copy capability.<br>  
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*'''Readers''': 7 Northwest Microfilm 2020 Film Readers; Micron 780A Microfiche Reader; Canon Microprinter 90 Reader / Printer.
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*'''Family History Library Catalogue''': Patrons may order a wide variety of microfilms and microfiche at&nbsp; https://familysearch.org/catalog-search.&nbsp; Both 60 day and extended film loans are available.
 
*'''Films and Fiche:'''&nbsp;have a collection of over 1500 microfilms and microfiche including a large selection of films from Germany and Galicia.  
 
*'''Films and Fiche:'''&nbsp;have a collection of over 1500 microfilms and microfiche including a large selection of films from Germany and Galicia.  
*'''Book and Maps:'''&nbsp; The FHC's electronic catalogue includes more than 100 books and 150 maps.<br>
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*'''Book and Maps:'''&nbsp; The FHC's electronic catalogue includes more than 100 books and 150 maps.<br>  
 
*'''Premium Websites''': The Family History Centre provides researchers with free access to a wide range of genealogy research websites that make it possible to search for an ancestor by typing in a name. Available sites include: <br>
 
*'''Premium Websites''': The Family History Centre provides researchers with free access to a wide range of genealogy research websites that make it possible to search for an ancestor by typing in a name. Available sites include: <br>
 
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<blockquote>
 
#19th Century British Newspaper Digital Archive  
 
#19th Century British Newspaper Digital Archive  
 
#Access Newspaper Archive  
 
#Access Newspaper Archive  
#Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
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#Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War  
 
#Ancestry.com  
 
#Ancestry.com  
 
#ArkivDigital Online  
 
#ArkivDigital Online  
#Find My Past
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#Find My Past  
 
#Fold3.com  
 
#Fold3.com  
 
#The Genealogist  
 
#The Genealogist  
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#Paper Trail  
 
#Paper Trail  
 
#World Vital Records<br>
 
#World Vital Records<br>
 
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*'''Software''':&nbsp; We have an enormous collection of software including:
 
*'''Software''':&nbsp; We have an enormous collection of software including:
 
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#Ancestral Quest  
 
#Ancestral Quest  
 
#Branches  
 
#Branches  
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#Personal&nbsp;Ancestral&nbsp;File  
 
#Personal&nbsp;Ancestral&nbsp;File  
 
#Roots Magic
 
#Roots Magic
 
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*'''Compact Discs'''<br>
 
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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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#American-Cajun Family Trees<br>
*[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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#Austrian Vital Records Index 1798 - 1905<br>
*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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#British Isles Vital Records Index (2001):&nbsp;England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales<br>
 
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#Mormon Immigration Index<br>
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#Pedigree&nbsp;Resource File<br>
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#Scandinavia Vital Records Index: Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden<br>
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#Scottish Church Records
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#Slownik Geograficzny: Geographical Dictionary of the Kingdom of Poland and Other Slavonic Countries
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#US Military Index
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#Vital Records Index: British Isles (1998)
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#Vital Records Index: North America
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#Vital Records Index: Western Europe - Alpine, Benelux, French, German, Italian and Spanish Regions<br>
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Revision as of 02:36, 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.

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 550 Sangster Blvd., Regina, SK
  • 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

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Thursday: 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM

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 PM 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 PM.

Centre Resources

  • Computers: Four Dell OptiPlex 9010 AIO computers.  4 GB of RAM and i5 processors.
  • Wireless Network:  Cisco 881W Router.
  • Printers: Lexmark E460dn; Lexmark X466de Multifunction Unit with print, scan, fax and copy capability.
  • Readers: 7 Northwest Microfilm 2020 Film Readers; Micron 780A Microfiche Reader; Canon Microprinter 90 Reader / Printer.
  • Family History Library Catalogue: Patrons may order a wide variety of microfilms and microfiche at  https://familysearch.org/catalog-search.&nbsp; Both 60 day and extended film loans are available.
  • Films and Fiche: have a collection of over 1500 microfilms and microfiche including a large selection of films from Germany and Galicia.
  • Book and Maps:  The FHC's electronic catalogue includes more than 100 books and 150 maps.
  • Premium Websites: The Family History Centre provides researchers with free access to a wide range of genealogy research websites that make it possible to search for an ancestor by typing in a name. Available sites include:
  1. 19th Century British Newspaper Digital Archive
  2. Access Newspaper Archive
  3. Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
  4. Ancestry.com
  5. ArkivDigital Online
  6. Find My Past
  7. Fold3.com
  8. The Genealogist
  9. Godfrey Memorial Library
  10. Heritage Quest Online
  11. Historic Map Works Library Edition
  12. Paper Trail
  13. World Vital Records
  • 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
  • Compact Discs
  1. American-Cajun Family Trees
  2. Austrian Vital Records Index 1798 - 1905
  3. British Isles Vital Records Index (2001): England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales
  4. Mormon Immigration Index
  5. Pedigree Resource File
  6. Scandinavia Vital Records Index: Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden
  7. Scottish Church Records
  8. Slownik Geograficzny: Geographical Dictionary of the Kingdom of Poland and Other Slavonic Countries
  9. US Military Index
  10. Vital Records Index: British Isles (1998)
  11. Vital Records Index: North America
  12. Vital Records Index: Western Europe - Alpine, Benelux, French, German, Italian and Spanish Regions