Round Rock Texas Family History Center

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Round Rock Texas Family History Center

The Round Rock Family History Center serves the Round Rock,Texas area.


Texas Round Rock FHC

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map: Map to Location Map

Address: 8140 Racine Trail Austin, Texas 78717

  • The Family History Center is located on the corner of Cornerwood Drive and Racine Trail in Austin Texas. We are directly across the street from Cedar Valley Middle School. The Family History Center is located in the back of the church, opposite the steeple. Enter through the double doors and the center will be on your left.
  • Language: English

Phone: 512-388-1160

E-mail: TX_RoundRock@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am-1:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays. Closed the week of Thanksgiving. Closed the weeks of Christmas and New Years Day.

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.
  • Patrons' Microfiche Collection -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
  • Indefinite Film Collection -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
  • Book Collection: --
  • This center has a large collection of early Mormon Pioneer Resources.
  • We have a collection of early East Tennessee records. These are microfilms from the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

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. The following websites are available for free use to the FHC patrons:

  • Ancestry.com
  • Heritagequest.com
  • Fold3.com (formerly Footnote.com)
  • World Vital Records
  • Findmypast.com
  • and others.
  • We have a collection of genealogy software programs for patron use.
  • Ancestral Quest
  • Get My Ancestors

Hardware and Equipment

  • 7 computers with internet access, 5 microfilm readers, 2 microfiche readers and1 digital microfilm printer/reader
  • 1 printer ($0.10 per page to print)
  • Wireless internet access for patrons

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area

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

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)