Livermore California 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.


Come and enjoy access to many wonderful resources for your research.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 950 Mocho St Livermore CA 94550 United States
  • Entrance is in the front of the building on the right.  There is a sign on the door.
  • If the parking in front of the building is full, there is a large parking lot in the rear of the building.
  • Language: English

Phone:

  • 925-443-2750

E-mail:

  • CA_Livermore@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Monday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Thursday: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Saturday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Catalog[edit | edit source]

Our catalog is being migrated to its new home at FamilySearch.org

The new catalog allows patrons to:

  • Search by Places, Surnames, Titles, Authors, Subjects or Keywords
  • Broaden a search to other local family history centers or to the holdings of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City
  • Have a direct link to the growing collection of online resources at FamilySearch.org and elsewhere

    Direct link to the new FamilySearch Catalog (all microfilms, microfiche and 85% of the books):FamilySearch Catalog

    Link to an Introduction to the FamilySearch Catalog:Introduction to the Catalog

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • FHC 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.
    • 19th Centry British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
    • Access Newspaper Archive
    • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
    • Ancestry.com
    • ArkivDigital Online - Swedish Genealogy
    • Findmypast
    • Fold3.com (previously known as Footnote.com)
    • The Genealogist
    • Godfrey Memorial Library
    • Hertiage Quest Online
    • Historic Map Works Library Edition
    • Paper Trail
    • World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Resources Outside Local Area[edit | edit source]

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Links[edit | edit source]

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  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.


National Links:

Other Family History and Library Centers and Resources[edit | edit source]

FREE Online Genealogy Forms and Training[edit | edit source]

Online Forms[edit | edit source]

Online Training Courses[edit | edit source]

Online Research Training Videos[edit | edit source]

The following list is just a sampling of many of the Research Training Videos that are available from the above link at the Learning Center Home page.

Online Training Videos[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.


Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

If you are interested in volunteering at the Livermore FHC please call 925-447-0299