Nauvoo Illinois FamilySearch Center/Local Resources
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|Nauvoo Family Search Center|
|1195 Knight Street|
|Mon - Tues: |
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thus - Sat:
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Other hours available by appointment
Classes & Handouts
Online Film Ordering
Hardware & Equipment
- 15 networked computer workstations with printer access
- Paper copier
- 2 microfilm readers
- 1 microfiche reader
- 1 flatbed scanner
- Digital Scanner
- Main room has 15 computer stations for hands-on use by class members plus a computer hookups, large screen monitor, and teaching station for the instructor.
- Second room has large screen TV and teaching station for the instructor.
Databases & Software
- Genealogy database software (Ancestral Quest, Family Insight, Family Tree Maker, Legacy, PAF, RootsMagic)
- Charting software (PAF Companion, Legacy Charting)
- Word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software such as Word, WordPerfect and OpenOffice (on selected machines)
- Photo editing software (IrfanView, Adobe Photo Shop Elements, HP Photo Smart Essential, MGI Photo Suite, ACD Foto Slate and Canon Zoombrowser EX).
- Pedigree Resource File (complete on server)
- Free access to several subscription sites through the FamilySearch Portal such as Ancestry.com, British Newspapers, Find-My-Past (UK), Footnote, Genline (Swedish), Heritage Quest, World Vital Records and others.
- Free internet access to the New England Historical and Genealogical Society (NEHGS) website
- Research aids such as Animap and Parish Locator
- Research databases such as Acadian-Cajun Family Trees, Australian Vital Records and Mormon Immigration Index.
- American Ancestors - Online Seminars
- Ancestral Quest - Tutorials
- Ancestry.com - Learning Center
- BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy
- FamilySearch - Learning Center
- FamilySearch - Wiki
- Granite Genealogy - Training
- LDS Church Temple & Family History Training - Starting place for Ward Consultants and Priesthood Leaders.
- LDS Church - Youth and Family History Training
- Legacy Family Tree - Training
- Ohana Software - Family History Lessons
- RootsMagic Learning Center