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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Utah Genealogy|Utah]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Weber County, Utah Genealogy|Weber County]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]''Ogden FamilySearch Library  
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| content=The Ogden FamilySearch Library's mission is to assist patrons to research ancestors and assemble information from which biographies of ancestors can be written. Over 300 staff members specialize in research methods, skills, and tools for acquiring family history data. A knowledgeable staff helps with processing names for temple work and using modern techniques to prepare multimedia family history presentations.  
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[https://www.google.com/maps/preview/place/539+24th+St,+Ogden,+UT+84401/@41.2224389,-111.9664987,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x87530ed9a342a2cd:0x34bb10bb3695be4f Location Map]<br> 539 24th Street Ogden, Utah<br>801-626-1132 <br>[http://ogdenfsl.org/ Ogden FamilySearch] <br>'''Hours''' <br>
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'''Monday''': 9 am – 5 pm<br>'''Tue-Thurs''': 9 am – 9 pm<br>'''Friday & Saturday''': 9 am – 5 pm
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== Purpose ==
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*Ogden FamilySearch Library is the second largest branch of [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] -  [[Family History Library|Family History Library]] in Salt Lake City, Utah (United States). <ref>The large centers, previously called multi-stake or regional centers, are now called FamilySearch Libraries.</ref> Their goal is to provide resources to assist you in the research and study of your genealogy and family history by:
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**To give personal one-on-one assistance to patrons  
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**To help all patrons readily identify and link their ancestors by providing personal instruction and classes.
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**To Provide access to genealogical records through the Internet or the FamilySearch [[Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche|microfilm loan program]]
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===  [http://ogdenfsl.org/contact-us/ click HERE] for what may be found at the Ogden FamilySearch Library ===
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* Contact information, holiday schedule, and location
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* Upcoming Conferences and summer activities
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* Current Class Schedule
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* Contact method for group tours or classes
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* Temple and Family History Consultant information
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* Monthly newsletter
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* Boy Scout workshops
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* YSA Missionary opportunities
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* Microfilm access and on site films
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* Service opportunities
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* Links to popular family history and genealogical web sites
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* Training blogs
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== Repositories  ==
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=== Local Resources  ===
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*[[Ogden FamilySearch Library/Local Resources]]
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=== Repositories with significant Latter-day Saint collections  ===
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*[[BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy|BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy]], Provo.
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*[[Family History Library|Family History Library]], Salt Lake City, 450 computers, 3,400 databases, 3.1 million microforms, 4,500 periodicals, 310,000 books of worldwide family and local histories, civil, church, immigration, ethnic, military, Mormon records.  
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*[[Church History Library|Church History Library]], Salt Lake City, LDS history 1830-now: diaries, *CensureBlock*s, Church records, photographs, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material<ref>"Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref>
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers], Salt Lake City, the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah by 10 May 1869.<ref>"Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref>
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*[http://history.utah.gov/ Utah State Historical Society], Salt Lake City, family histories, photographs, books, *CensureBlock* collections, directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.<ref>"Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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=== Similar Collections  ===
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*[http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=544&linkidentifier=id&itemid=544 Huntington Library], San Marino CA, Western Americana including California LDS history for "qualified" scholars.
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*[http://www.lib.siu.edu/index.html Southern Illinois University],&nbsp;Carbondale IL, collects LDS history sources.
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*[http://www.library.yale.edu/div/divhome.htm Yale University Divinity School Library], New Haven CT, excellent collection of LDS theology and history books.
  
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=== Neighboring repositories  ===
  
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*[http://www.archives.state.ut.us/ Utah State Archives], SLC, newspaper, death, land, court, history, naturalization, military, directories, criminal.
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*[http://library.usu.edu/Specol/index.html Utah State University], Logan, Special Collections and Archives local historical and biographical sources.
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*[http://www.lib.utah.edu/portal/site/marriottlibrary/ University of Utah], SLC, history, biography, newspapers, government documents, and Western Americana.
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*[http://www.utd.uscourts.gov/documents/dirpage.html United States District Court of Utah] federal court records.
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*[http://www.courtreference.com/Utah-County-Utah-Courts.htm Utah County Court] local court records.
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*[http://www.provolibrary.com/local-info-and-resources Provo City Library], history, newspapers, obituaries, cemeteries, FamilySearch, HeritageQuest, death certificates.  
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*[[Salt Lake City Public Library|Salt Lake City Public Library]] Utah newspapers on microfilm, and genealogical databases.
  
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== Sources  ==
  
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[[Category:Regional_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:Utah_Family_History_Centers]]
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[[Category:Utah_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:Ogden_FamilySearch_Library]]

Latest revision as of 17:41, 1 May 2017

United States Gotoarrow.png Utah Gotoarrow.png Weber CountyGotoarrow.pngOgden FamilySearch Library

East Building Entrance

Ogden FamilySearch Library

Location Map
539 24th Street Ogden, Utah
801-626-1132
Ogden FamilySearch
Hours

Monday: 9 am – 5 pm
Tue-Thurs: 9 am – 9 pm
Friday & Saturday: 9 am – 5 pm


Purpose

  • Ogden FamilySearch Library is the second largest branch of FamilySearch - Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah (United States). [1] Their goal is to provide resources to assist you in the research and study of your genealogy and family history by:
    • To give personal one-on-one assistance to patrons
    • To help all patrons readily identify and link their ancestors by providing personal instruction and classes.
    • To Provide access to genealogical records through the Internet or the FamilySearch microfilm loan program

click HERE for what may be found at the Ogden FamilySearch Library

  • Contact information, holiday schedule, and location
  • Upcoming Conferences and summer activities
  • Current Class Schedule
  • Contact method for group tours or classes
  • Temple and Family History Consultant information
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Boy Scout workshops
  • YSA Missionary opportunities
  • Microfilm access and on site films
  • Service opportunities
  • Links to popular family history and genealogical web sites
  • Training blogs

Repositories

Local Resources

Repositories with significant Latter-day Saint collections

  • BYU Center for Family History and Genealogy, Provo.
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, 450 computers, 3,400 databases, 3.1 million microforms, 4,500 periodicals, 310,000 books of worldwide family and local histories, civil, church, immigration, ethnic, military, Mormon records.
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, LDS history 1830-now: diaries, *CensureBlock*s, Church records, photographs, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material[2]
  • Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Salt Lake City, the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah by 10 May 1869.[3]
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, family histories, photographs, books, *CensureBlock* collections, directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.[4]

Similar Collections

Neighboring repositories

Sources

  1. The large centers, previously called multi-stake or regional centers, are now called FamilySearch Libraries.
  2. "Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).
  3. "Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).
  4. "Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).