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=== Research Help - Phone or Chat  ===
 
 
:[[Image:Chat.png|right|150px|Chat.png]]Call or chat with a research help volunteer with experience where you are researching:
 
:*Call: 866-234-2067
 
:*[http://www.familysearch.org/ask/gethelp Chat with us]
 
:*[[Live Research Assistance|See available specialist areas]]
 
  
 
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=== FamilySearch Centers - in person help[[Image:Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG|right|160px|Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG]]  ===
  
:*FamilySearch offers a network of 4,500 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 80 countries.
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:*FamilySearch offers a network of 4,600 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 120 countries.
  
 
:*Volunteer staff at FamilySearch centers provide free, personal help.  
 
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:*FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research within these communities. Find a research community on:  
 
:*FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research within these communities. Find a research community on:  
::[[Research Communities on Facebook|Facebook]]  
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=== FamilySearch Research Forums[[Image:Family Search Forums smaller.gif|right|160x107px|Family Search Forums smaller.gif]]  ===
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{{notice|The Forums used until the end of 2012 have been closed. They are currently available as read-only for a limited time}}
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:*FamilySearch sponsors Research Forums with more than 4,700 active members.
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:*A [https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/FS_index.html?v=https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/ForumsOverview video demonstration]&nbsp;provides an overview of FamlySearch&nbsp;Forums.
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::Localities: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Africa]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=7 Asia]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=14 Europe]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=11 Latin America]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=6 North American]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=10 Oceaniia]; and [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=9 United Kingdom and Ireland];
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::Non-locality: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=67 Beginners and General Questions]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=101 Using Technology]; and [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=158 Latin Translation].
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Connect with others to get answers to your genealogy questions.


[edit] FamilySearch Centers - in person help
Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG

  • FamilySearch offers a network of 4,600 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 120 countries.
  • Volunteer staff at FamilySearch centers provide free, personal help.
Locate a FamilySearch Center.

[edit] Online Research Communities
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