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Connect with others to get help for your genealogy questions.  
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Connect with others to get answers to your genealogy questions.
  
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=== Family History Centers—In-person Help  ===
 
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=== Research Help - Phone or Chat ===
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*FamilySearch offers a network of 4,600 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 120 countries.
 
 
:[[Image:Chat.png|right|150px|Chat.png]]Call or chat with a research help volunteer with experience where you are researching:
 
:*Call: 866-234-2067
 
:*[http://www.familysearch.org/ask/gethelp Chat with us]
 
:*[[Live Research Assistance|See available specialist areas]]
 
 
 
=== FamilySearch Centers - in person help[[Image:Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG|right|160px|Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG]] ===
 
 
 
:*FamilySearch offers a network of 4,500 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 80 countries.
 
 
 
:*Volunteer staff at FamilySearch centers provide free, personal help.
 
::[https://www.familysearch.org/locations Locate a FamilySearch Center].
 
 
 
=== Online Research Communities[[Image:Computer keyboard.gif|right|160x107px|Computer keyboard.gif]]  ===
 
 
 
:*FamilySearch offers more than 100 online communities.
 
 
 
:*FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research within these communities. Find a research community on:
 
::[[Research Communities on Facebook|Facebook]]
 
  
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*Volunteer staff at Family History Centers provide free, personal help.
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**[https://www.familysearch.org/locations Locate a Family History Center].
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**[[:Category:Family History Centers|List of Family History Centers on the Wiki]]
  
=== FamilySearch Research Forums[[Image:Family Search Forums smaller.gif|right|160x107px|Family Search Forums smaller.gif]] ===
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*There are also many active [[:Category:Family History Centers|Family History Center]] pages within the Wiki. Click on the link to find your country and click on it on down to the nearest FamilySearch Center.
{{notice|The Forums used until the end of 2012 have been closed. They are currently available as read-only for a limited time}}
 
  
:*FamilySearch sponsors Research Forums with more than 4,700 active members.
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=== Online Research Communities  ===
  
:*A [https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/FS_index.html?v=https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/ForumsOverview video demonstration]&nbsp;provides an overview of FamlySearch&nbsp;Forums.
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*FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research within online communities. Find a research community on:
  
:*Forums are organized by:
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::[[Research Communities on Facebook|Facebook]]
::Localities: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=12 Africa]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=7 Asia]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=14 Europe]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=11 Latin America]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=6 North American]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=10 Oceaniia]; and [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=9 United Kingdom and Ireland];
 
::Non-locality: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=67 Beginners and General Questions]; [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=101 Using Technology]; and [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=158 Latin Translation].
 
  
 
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==See also==
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[[What to do with the genealogy and family history I collected]]
  
[[Category:Beginners]]
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[[Category:Beginners]] [[Category:New_to_Genealogy]]

Latest revision as of 19:34, 26 May 2017

Connect with others to get answers to your genealogy questions.

Family History Centers—In-person Help

Williamsburg FHC Computer workstations.JPG
  • FamilySearch offers a network of 4,600 facilities offering public access to genealogical records from all over the world. These range from the world's largest in Salt Lake City to locations in more than 120 countries.
  • There are also many active Family History Center pages within the Wiki. Click on the link to find your country and click on it on down to the nearest FamilySearch Center.

Online Research Communities

  • FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research within online communities. Find a research community on:
Facebook


See also

What to do with the genealogy and family history I collected