Atascadero California Family History Center

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The Atascadero Family History Center is located at 2600 Ramona Road, in Atascadero, Ca.

The center is dedicated to providing education and support for the family history community in the area.

Center Contacts and Hours:

Director: Barbara Hogeland 805-610-0764 or barbehogeland@gmail.com

Location Map:

Address:

2600 Ramona Road, Atascadero, CA 93422 United States

The entrance to the family history center is located on the North side of the building.

Please ring doorbell for entrance to the center. Handicap parking is available

Phone:

  • 1-805-538-1837

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:        10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday:       10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Other times by appointment. Barbara Hogeland 805-610-0764 (texting works best) or barbehogeland@gmail.com


Closed the following dates:

  • 23 December 2019 thru 6 January 2020

  • 23 November 2020 thru 27 November

  • 21 December 2020 thru 1 January 2021

Upcoming Events:

Atascadero Family Discovery Day 28 March 2020

Schedule of free classes and events:




For new and upcoming BYU Conferences and Workshops go to:
BYU Family History Conferences



Class Schedule:



Staff Training Meetings



Center Resources

Collections

  • This center may have various films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog at https://familysearch.org
  • The Atascadero Family History Center has a small collection of various resource books and private collections that are available for viewing in the center.

Databases and Software

  • familysearch.org 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, included are the following:
  • The 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  • Access Newspaper Archive
  • Alexander Street Press ~ The American Civil War
  • Ancestry.com (Family History Library Edition ~ includes International databases)
  • Find My Past
  • Fold3 (Formerly Footnote.com)
  • The Genealogist
  • Godfrey Memorial Library
  • Heritage Quest Online
  • Historic Map Works Library Edition
  • Origins.net
  • Paper Trail
  • World Vital Records
  • You may also access the Family History Center portal for other related family history research option from your home computer, however, you will not be able to access the free premiums.

    • Training is available on the website and at the Family History Center



Hardware and Equipment

  • The center has 9 computers, 5 microfilm readers, 1 microfiche reader, 1 scanner, 1 copy/printer machine, and 1 printer.




Center Services


Resources in the Local Area


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