Carlisle Pennsylvania Family History Center

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


The Carlisle Family History Center is located in the Carlisle/Camp Hill Meetinghouse of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 216 Skyline Drive, Mechanicsburg PA 17055
  • Language: English

Phone:

1-717-796-6085

E-mail:

PA_Carlisle@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesdays: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Wednesdays: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

   or by appointment

Holiday Schedule: Call the center for specific holidays

Closed all major holidays



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Premium genealogy websites are available free to patrons using the FHC Portal at the Carlisle Family History Center. They include:
19th Century British Library Newspapers
Access Newspapers Archive
American Ancestors
American Civil War-Alexander Street Press
Ancestry
Find My Past
Fold 3- Military Records
Geneanet- Northern European Records
Historic Map Works
My Heritage
Paper Trail- American Westward Migration Documents
ProQuest Obituary Listings
Swedish-Arkiv Digital Online

Equipment

Our center has four computers connected to a printer, two microfilm readers, and one microfilm reader/printer.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our staff members can assist patrons in researching records found in USA collections, as well as those overseas.


Resources in the Local Area

Cumberland County Courthouse in Carlisle PA

The Pennsylvania State Library in Harrisburg PA which has a genealogical section

Also nearby are the Dauphin County, Cumberland County, and Perry County Pennsylvania Historical Societies

Links

https://www.historicalsociety.com/

http://dauphincountyhistory.org/

https://perrycountyhistoricalsociety.org/


Volunteer at the Center