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<big>''Use the following links to find out more information about the [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/welcome-to-the-family-history-library '''Family History Library''']:''</big><br><br>
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*For general information, visit the [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/welcome-to-the-family-history-library '''Family History Library'''] Website.</big>
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*Family History Library [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/family-history-library-location '''hours, location, and contact''' information]</big>
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*Family History Library [[Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars#Upcoming_Webinars|'''Classes and Webinars Schedule''']]</big>
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*Schedule a [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/virtual-genealogy-consultation-faqs '''Virtual Genealogy Consultation''']</big>
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*Schedule a group visit to the [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/discovery-center '''Discovery Center''']</big>
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*Information on [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/family-history-library-records-look-up-service '''Record Lookup Requests''']</big>
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*Information on [https://fhl.prod.familysearch.psdops.com/scanning%20services '''Scanning equipment'''] free for patron use at the Family History Library</big>
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*Information to [https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/microfilm-fiche-and-cds '''Order microfilm'''] from the Granite Mountain Vault to the Family History Library</big>
 
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<font size="3">The '''Family History Library will begin a phased reopening on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.''' Initially, hours will be 9:00am to 5:00pm, Monday-Friday, with plans to extend to additional days and hours in the future. </font>
 
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=''Welcome to the Family History Library''=
 
Come visit us in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah for fun, engaging, interactive [[Family History Library Discovery Experiences|discovery experiences]] and to learn about your family's history. If you aren't able to visit, learn more about our [[Engage with the Family History Library Online|online resources]] or visit [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] to search for your ancestors in indexed and digital collections. <br>
 
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[[Image:Family History Library2.jpg|right|700px|<center>Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States</center>]]
 
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'''Website:''' <br>[https://www.familysearch.org/family-history-library/welcome-to-the-family-history-library Family History Library]
 
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35 North West Temple Street<br> Salt Lake City, Utah 84150-1103<br>[https://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=FXwabgIdAKBU-SGxDVp34YX-hSmV__i7B_VShzGxDVp34YX-hQ&q=Family+History+Library,+35+N.+West+Temple+St.,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84150&aq=&sll=40.770532,-111.894679&sspn=0.023141,0.052314&vpsrc=6&dirflg=r&ttype=now&noexp=0&noal=0&sort=def&ie=UTF8&hq=Family+History+Library,+35+N.+West+Temple+St.,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84150&hnear=&radius=15000&ll=40.770142,-111.89455&spn=0.023141,0.052314&t=m&z=15&start=0 Google Map]; [https://www.openstreetmap.org/search?query=family%20history%20library#map=19/40.77019/-111.89449 Open Street Map].
 
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'''Current Hours:'''<br>
 
'''''Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. '''''
 
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'''Information:''' <br>1-801-240-6536 
 
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'''Lost and Found:''' <br>1-801-240-2721
 
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'''Library Rules''':<br> [[Family History Library Rules]]
 
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'''Parking''':<br> [https://www.churchofjesuschrist.org/locations/temple-square-parking/church-museum-and-libraries?lang=eng Where to park]<br>
 
 
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==Online Experiences==
 
===Online Classes===
 
Join us for an online class or watch a class from our archives. All classes and webinars are free to the public. ''Webinars are currently being broadcast via Zoom. If you are not familiar with the program, this short video will teach you how to use Zoom to join a meeting. [https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting Click here to view the video.]''
 
 
 
*'''[[Media:FHL Class Calendar July 2021.pdf|July Month Schedule]]'''<br>
 
*'''[[Media:FHL Class Calendar August 2021.pdf|August Month Schedule]]'''<br>
 
*'''[[Media:FHL Class Calendar September 2021.pdf|September Month Schedule]]'''<br>
 
*'''[[Media:10-Oct 2021 Webinar Calendar.pdf|October Month Schedule]]'''<br>
 
 
 
*[[Family History Library Classes and Webinars#Upcoming Webinars|View upcoming and past webinars]]<br>
 
 
 
===Virtual Genealogy Consultations - '''**NEW**'''===
 
Get free, online, one on one help with one of our research specialists. Our research specialists offer helpful suggestions and assistance with your research goals, to empower you as you discover and connect with your family. [[Virtual Research Strategy Sessions|'''Sign up here.''']]
 
 
 
===Online FamilySearch Community===
 
Collaborate with other genealogists in the FamilySearch Community posting specific genealogical questions or translation requests regarding a country or region in the world. [https://community.familysearch.org/s/?language=en_ FamilySearch Community Research Groups]
 
 
 
===Online Family History Activities===
 
 
 
*Have fun with your family using our [https://www.familysearch.org/discovery/ Online family history activities].
 
 
 
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==Library Experiences==
 
''Until the Family History Library is reopened, use these [[Engage with the Family History Library Online|online resources]]''<br>
 
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'''Get the most out of your Family History Library visit with [[Preparing to come to Family History library in Salt Lake City|these tips]].'''
 
[[Image:Discovery Experience 4.jpg|right|350x350px|Family History Library Main Floor]]
 
===[[Family History Library Discovery Experiences|Discovery Experience]] - Main Floor===
 
 
 
*Create memories with family photos using various backgrounds.
 
*See where you and your ancestors come from.
 
*Find out what famous individuals are in your family tree.
 
*See a timeline for you and your ancestors and what their living space would have looked like.
 
*[[Family History Library Discovery Experiences|''Learn more'']]
 
 
 
====[[Family History Library/Group Visit Options|Group Experiences and Activities]]====
 
You can plan a Family, Youth, or Adult Group Activity to come and do Discovery Experiences at the Family History Library. <br>
 
 
 
*Click [[Family History Library/Group Visit Options|'''Group visit options''']] for more details about the activities and other important information about your visit.
 
*To make a reservation for a group [[Family History Library Discovery Experiences|Discovery Experience]] click '''[https://go.oncehub.com/FHLGroupReservations here.]'''
 
*To reserve a classroom for any other group activity, click [https://go.oncehub.com/FHLRoomReservations '''here'''].
 
 
 
'''''When the Family History Library reopens, we will be accepting reservations for family, youth, or adult group activities.'''''
 
 
 
===Research Floors===
 
Help on how to start your genealogy or difficult research problems can be found on from our Research Specialists on the different research floors.
 
 
 
*[[Family History Library/B2 Floor|B2 Floor]] - International books
 
*[[Family History Library/B1 Floor|B1 Floor]] - International Research floor and microfilm
 
*[[Family History Library/2nd Floor|2nd floor]] - US/Canada Research floor and microfilm
 
*[[Family History Library/3rd Floor|3rd Floor]] - US/Canada books
 
 
 
===Events===
 
 
 
*Join us for the [[Family History Library Block Party]] in 2021!
 
 
 
===Classes===
 
''Due to the Family History Library's reduced hours, all in-person classes are being offered online.'' See the [[Family History Library Classes and Webinars#Upcoming Webinars|'''schedule of upcoming classes.''']]
 
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===[[Guest Resources at the Family History Library|Guest Resources]]===
 
The Family History Library has many resources available free of charge. They include:
 
 
 
*Photo and slide scanners
 
*Digital film readers
 
*Microfilm readers
 
*[[Family History Library Classes and Webinars|Classes and webinars]]
 
*[[Subscription websites available at the Family History Library|Subscription websites]]
 
*[[Family_History_Library_Research_Specialists|Professional research specialists]] and volunteers
 
*For a detailed list of resources see the following link: [[Guest Resources at the Family History Library]]<br>
 
*'''Offsite books or microfilms need to be ordered in advance of your visit. [[Guest Resources at the Family History Library#Request a "Vault Film"|Learn more]].'''
 
 
 
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[[File:Research_consultant_helping_a_guest2.jpg|left|350x350px|Research Specialist helping a guest]]
 
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===Collection Description===
 
The largest genealogical collection in the world. It is especially strong for the United States, British Isles, Scandinavia, Europe, Mexico, and parts of Germany, but also contains material from all parts of the world. The collection contains civil/vital births, marriages, and deaths, church records, county and local histories, court records, military records, probate records, passenger arrival lists, naturalization and land records. The large microfilm and book collections are being digitized and can be found on [https://familysearch.org/search/ www.familysearch.org].
 
 
 
==Additional Information==
 
 
 
*[[Volunteer at the Family History Library]]
 
*[[Family History Library Donations|How to donate to the Family History Library]]
 
 
 
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[[Category:Tracing Latter-day Saint Ancestors]]
 
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Use the following links to find out more information about the Family History Library:

  • Information to Order microfilm from the Granite Mountain Vault to the Family History Library
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