Minot North Dakota 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.


Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location and Map: Location Map

Address: 3740 Crossing Street SW, Minot ND 58701

  • On 37th Ave west of Walmart about 2 miles.

Phone: 701-858-0985

E-mail: nd_minot@familyhistorymail.org

FHC Director: Nolan Bateman - 701-838-8224

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday: 7:00pm-8:30pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed 1st weekend in Apr/Oct for General Conference. Closed Christmas and New Years Day weeks.
  • Closed if Winter weather is bad, or city closes road travel. (Best to Call first unless you live close by)

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Patrons' Microfiche Collection -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
  • Indefinite Film Collection -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
  • Book Collection: --How to books on geneology, misc local and state infomation

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • 2 computers, microfilm and microfiche readers, 1 scanner/printer.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

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Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Minot City Library has county history books.

Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]