Nauvoo Illinois FamilySearch Center/Local Resources
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|Nauvoo FamilySearch Center|
|1195 Knight Street|
|Mon: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Tue: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
(call or e-mail the contact information shown above)
Classes & Handouts
Online Film Ordering
Hardware & Equipment[edit | edit source]
- 15 networked computer workstations with printer access
- 1 paper/copier/scanner. Can scan to USB drive
- 1 microfilm reader
- 1 microfiche/microfilm reader scanner
- 1 open book scanner. Creates searchable text file
- 1 duplex sheet scanner. Creates searchable text file
Class/Training Rooms[edit | edit source]
- 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[edit | edit source]
- Genealogy database software (Ancestral Quest, Family Insight, Family Tree Maker, Legacy, PAF, RootsMagic)
- Charting software (PAF Companion, Legacy Charting)
- Open Office for word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations.
- 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.
Training Resources[edit | edit source]
- 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
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Temple and Family History Training - Starting place for Ward Temple and Family History Consultants and Priesthood Leaders.
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints- Youth Temple and Family History Consultant Training
- Legacy Family Tree - Training
- RootsMagic Learning Center