Browsable Images Instructions for FamilySearch Historical Records
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Click the link under “View Images in this Collection” lower left of the catalog entry.
Your collection may require you to navigate through some locations and/or dates and types of records. Click the one that applies to your research. You may have to click several times to get to the images.
Use the icons in the top-left side of the image viewer to navigate.
Find the correct item number by scrolling through the images looking for a title board in the film.
Review the first several images individually while they are enlarged to see if there is an index or instructions for how the records are organized.
Move from one image to another using the arrows on the top left corner of the page.
If there is no index at the beginning, check at the end of that film.
If there is an index, try finding your ancestor in that index.
Once you find your ancestor in the index, you may have a page number and or a book number that tells you where their record is.
Pay attention to whether the images contain two pages or one page when determining where the image you need may be.
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If there is no index, check several images to determine how they are organized.
If the images don't seem to be in any particular order, you may need to do a page-by-page search of the images.
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To find more specific guidelines when searching a collection, see the “How to use this collection” article link on the collection page.