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A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki, order microfilm for use at family history centers, index records, and view images for certain restricted collections.  There is no cost for a FamilySearch account.  Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their [http://www.lds.org/?lang=eng LDS.org] account login and password to access FamilySearch resources.
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A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to  
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*view images for certain restricted collections at FamilySearch.org
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*make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki  
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*order microfilm for use at family history centers
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*index records (FamilySearch Indexing)
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There is no cost for a FamilySearch account.  Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their [http://www.lds.org/?lang=eng LDS.org] account login and password to access FamilySearch resources.  
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Users must have a valid email address, and will need to be able to receive and respond to an email confirmation before being able to utilize a newly created account.
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*[https://ident.familysearch.org/cis-web/pages/registration/fs_account.html Learn more about FamilySearch Account]  
 
*[https://ident.familysearch.org/cis-web/pages/registration/fs_account.html Learn more about FamilySearch Account]  

Revision as of 16:26, 26 September 2012

A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to

  • view images for certain restricted collections at FamilySearch.org
  • make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki
  • order microfilm for use at family history centers
  • index records (FamilySearch Indexing)

There is no cost for a FamilySearch account.  Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their LDS.org account login and password to access FamilySearch resources.

Users must have a valid email address, and will need to be able to receive and respond to an email confirmation before being able to utilize a newly created account.