Scranton Pennsylvania Family History Center

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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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#505 Griffin Pond, Clarks Summit, PA 18508
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#Park at the back of the building.  
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#Google Map Location:&nbsp;[http://g.co/maps/ner8h g.co/maps/ner8h]
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'''Phone:''' 570-587-5123
  
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'''Open Hours:''' Tuesday&nbsp;12pm-4pm; Thursday 9:30am-1:30pm; Evening-1st Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-9:00pm&nbsp; (during inclement winter weather please call ahead to see if center is open)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed all holidays, including 2 week Christmas break
  
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=== Center Resources ===
  
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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.
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*Wide collection of Italian films
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*Verna Ann Hill Jacobs Collection - A wide variety of microfilms containing newspaper clippings, family information, church records for New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and other states.&nbsp; ''(Films are not in the Family History Library Catalog)''
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*A wide variety of books containing information for families in Pennsylvania and New York.
  
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==== Databases and Software ====
  
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*[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.
  
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'''Hardware and Equipment
  
:*[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.
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*Computers, Microfilm readers, Microfilm reader/printer, Microfiche readers available for patron's research.
:*''(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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==== 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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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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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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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
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Revision as of 16:04, 15 September 2011

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

(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I" box in the Toolbar above.)

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 505 Griffin Pond, Clarks Summit, PA 18508
  2. Park at the back of the building.
  3. Google Map Location: g.co/maps/ner8h

 

Phone: 570-587-5123

Open Hours: Tuesday 12pm-4pm; Thursday 9:30am-1:30pm; Evening-1st Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-9:00pm  (during inclement winter weather please call ahead to see if center is open)                            

Holiday Schedule: Closed all holidays, including 2 week Christmas break



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.
  • Wide collection of Italian films
  • Verna Ann Hill Jacobs Collection - A wide variety of microfilms containing newspaper clippings, family information, church records for New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and other states.  (Films are not in the Family History Library Catalog)
  • A wide variety of books containing information for families in Pennsylvania and New York.

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

  • Computers, Microfilm readers, Microfilm reader/printer, Microfiche readers available for patron's research.




Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Italian



Resources in the Local Area

(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.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center