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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 862 45th Ave NE, Salem, OR 97301
  • Entrance: South parking lot. SE corner of the building. Sign on the door.
  • Location on Map
  • N44 56.510' W122 58.365'

Phone: (503) 371-0453; Director c: (503) 409-2679

E-mail:  Director - Please start SUBJECT with "FHC -"

Open Hours:

  • TUE: 9-4pm
  • WED: 2-9pm
  • FRI: 9-2pm

Summer Vacation: CLOSED: July 2nd - July 15th.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

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      At the Family History Center, 862 45th Ave NE, Salem

      Instructor: Don Garrett

      May 15th, 7:00-8:00pm, Wed

      May 22nd, 7:00-8:00pm, Wed

      June 5th, 7:00-8:00pm, Wed

      June 12th, 7:00-8:00pm, Wed

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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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.

Hardware and Equipment

  • The Center has all of the necessary equipment for Family History Research. Below is a list of items available to patrons.
  • 5 computers, with Internet access, for patron use.
  • Each has the capability to print on a lazer printer (black, no color).
  • There are 8 microfilm readers, most with magnification.
  • There is a Canon microfilm/microfiche reader/printer for printing images.
  • There are 2 microfiche readers.
  • There is a lazer copier (black, no color).

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Willamette Valley Genealogical Society at

the Oregon State Library

Oregon State Archives, Genealogical Records

Marion County Historical Society at the Willamette Heritage Center

Volunteer at the Center

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