Guam Micronesia Family History Center
|This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.|
The Guam FHC serves the U.S. Territory of Guam in Micronesia. Our population includes high percents of immigrants from islands throughout Micronesia, the Philippine Islands, Korea, Japan, and other areas of Asia. The history of the island has long-time ties to Spain and the U.S. We have materials available in many languages in addition to English, and have become experienced in the unique challenges of family history research in this part of the world.
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- 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 & Map:
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Open Hours: Thursday evenings, 6:30--8 PM, other times by appointment
Holiday Schedule: closed on major holidays
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.
- We have resources unique to Family History research in Micronesia. Many are not available online. In addition to our own resoures, we also assist patrons in accessing valuable information available at University of Guam's Micronesia Area Research Center (MARC).
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 Guam FHC is well-equiped with 7 computers, a digital micro-film reader, a scanner, professional quality printer, wifi...
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
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Volunteer at the Center
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