Lund Sweden 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.


The Family History Center (FHC) in Lund is a free of charge resource available to all persons residing in the region in or around Lund or coming from other places and wish to visit our center.

Lund Family History Center. External and internal views.
Lund Family History Center

The Center is open to the public. We welcome all!

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. Kolonivägen 10, Lund, Sweden
  2. We are located in the chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Lund, Sweden. The chapel is located in Gunnesbo Industriområde. Buss no. 4 towards Gunnesbo stops at "Mobila" about 400m from our location.
  3. Map at Hitta.se or Google Maps

Phone: Christian Schanner (lead), cellular +46 (0)76-085 26 43

E-mail:

Open Hours:

Monday: 9:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday: 9:30 am - 7:30 pm

Wednesday: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm & 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Thursday: 9:30 am - 7:30 pm

Friday: Closed

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: 9:30 am - 10:30 am & 12:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Please make an appointment before visiting, as our staff is sometimes out teaching or sharing family history. Appointments might be possible outside of opening hours upon request.

Holiday Schedule: By appointment

Other: The congregation has meetings between 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Sundays. During these hours access to the FHC might be limited.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

None planned.

Class Schedule

Classes are held on request.

Staff Training Meetings

2:30 pm on the 4th Sunday of every month.


Center Resources

Collections

Databases and Software

  • 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.
  • ArkivDigital - Color digital images of the Swedish church records. Provided free of charge.
  • Swedish Death Index - Access to the Swedish Death Index for the years 1901-2013

Hardware and Equipment

  • Four computers
  • Microfilm reader

Center Services

Patrons may bring their own laptops for note-taking or entering information into personal genealogical programs, with the disclaimer that the owner is responsible for the security of the device. Wireless internet is currently available in the building, though there may be days when availability is limited due to updating, etc.

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