Stavanger Norway 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.

This Family History Center serves the Rogaland and surrounding areas.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Stavanger Norway Family History Center
Tonåsveien 2

  1. Please park in the lot on the side. Upon entering the building, at the front, near the Chruch's name, you should go downstairs and straight ahead. The center will be on your right.
  2. Tonåsveien, Stavanger, Norway Map

Phone:  +4793091745


Open Hours: Thursday from 6:00-8:00 p.m. or by appointment.

Holiday Schedule: by appointment

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events: Indexing and Learning about Family Search Classes

Class Schedule: Indexing Class for beginners is held every week on Thursday at 19:00 or Saturdays by appointment.

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.

Databases and Software edition
  • Find My Past
  • Fold 3
  • My Heritage
  • Proquest Obituaries
  • Paper Trail
  • Newspaper Archieve
  • Find-A-Grave
  • Cyndi's List
  • Macavo
  • Puzzilla
  • Legacy
  • Family Tree Maker
  • Magi Tree
  • Roots Web
  • And many more.....

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers, Microfilm Reader, Printers, Scanner, Copier

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

American ancestors, Documentation, Farm Books

Resources in the Local Area

Rogaland Historieog AEttesogelag Bergelandsgt. 30 4012 Stavanger Tlf. 51 89 56 36

Solvberget Stavanger Culture House at Solvberggata, 2, houses the public library.

Velkommen til Stavanger bibliotek

Third floor of the Stavanger Public library, in the Lokalen/Local room, is the Genealogy section. It is open until 21:00 every day. Check the opening hours for the rest of the library departments.

Library information and helpline
Phone: (+47) 51 50 74 65 - open Monday to Friday 10:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Fax: (+47) 51 50 70 25
Office Address: Sølvberggata 2.

Where are we? Sølvberget Stavanger Culture house

The Regional Archieves in Stavanger is at: Bergelandsgt, 30

The Norweigian Emigration Center: Strandkaien, 31


Stavanger Bibliotek (Stavanger Library) Link

Nasjonalbinlioteket (National Library) Link

NLG (Norwegian Library of Genealogy) Slekt

Library to Norwegian Genealogical Society (NSF) is closed in March and April due to relocation.

The National Archieves: Link

The Regional Archieve in Stavanger: Link

The Digital Archieves of Norway: Link

The Norweigian Emigration Center: Link

Help with Danish Research

Volunteer at the Center