Brooks Alberta Family History Center
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|This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.|
Serving the Brooks and surrounding areas for 20 plus years.
- 1 Center Contacts and Hours
- 2 Calendar and Events
- 3 Center Resources
- 4 Center Services
- 5 Resources in the Local Area
- 6 Links
- 7 Volunteer at the Center
Center Contacts and Hours
Location and Map:
- 40 10th St W Brooks AB T0J 0J0 Canada
- 1-403-362-2855 Main Number
- 1-403-362-4567 April Robertson (FHC Director / Consultant) or Alan Robertson (FHC Consultant)
- Wednesday September 7 & 14 - open 7 to 9pm since we will not be available those two Tuesdays.
- Then starting September 20, 2016 we will be open on Tuesdays from 7 to 9pm unless there's no staff to run the center. If you're not sure whether we'll be open and you live outside of Brooks area then phone April ahead (403-362-4567) and verify if the center will be open.
- Wednesday to Saturday by appointment only after September 20, 2016 unless the center gets busy enough to open more days.
- If the door is locked then ring bell to the left of the door.
- Closed for Christmas Dec 18-31; September 6 & 13.
Calendar and Events
Staff Training Meetings
- FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
Databases, Software and Websites
Hardware and Equipment
- 3 computers with access to FamilySearch and other genealogy related sites.
- Wireless connection for patrons.
- 1 printer attached to computers
- 1 Microfilm readers (2 currently down)
- 1 Microfiche reader
- books and maps
- April Robertson - FamilySearch Indexing, FamilySearch Family Tree, Legacy Family Tree program, Rootsmagic Family Tree program, genealogy blogging
Resources in the Local Area
- City of Brooks Website
- Brooks, Alberta
- County of Newell
- Hamlet of Tilley, Alberta located 22km southeast of the city of Brooks
- Village of Duchess, Alberta located north of the city of Brooks