Mesquite Nevada 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.


'Please come and join us and research your Family Legacy.  Our librarians are here to help you in your research.

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 100 N Arrowhead Ln Mesquite NV 89027 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-702-346-2342

E-mail:

Summer Schedule: August 14 - September 3, 2018

  • Tuesday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm; 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm; 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Thursday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • To make an appointment for other times or schedule a group visit, please contact the center in advance at 1-702-346-2342 or 801-915-6270.

Fall Schedule to be announced soon"

Scheduled Closings:

Labor Day, September 3, 2018


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events:  

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Class Schedule

Second Thursday Workshop: Held the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 pm. Next workshop is April 12: Using the Research Wiki.


Center Resources

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Collections

  • Connecticut Nutmegger, Connecticut Society of Genealogists, Inc., June 1990 - March 2003
  • Several local family histories and biographies

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.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 21 computers with Internet access
  • 2 microfilm readers (file listing microfilms located at the Center)
  • 2 printers
  • 1 printer/scanner

Center Services

  • One-on-one assistance with research projects
  • Assistance with photo scanning and upload
  • Complimentary use of Center equipment
  • One-on-one "how to" help
  • Assistance with using the family history websites on the Family History Center Portal.

Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

Visit the Mesquite Family History Center website: http://mesquitefsc.weebly.com

Explore local history at the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum http://mesquitenv.pastperfectonline.com


Volunteer at the Center

If you enjoy family history and would be interested in helping others in search of their roots, volunteers are always welcome to serve at the Center. Volunteers would need to be available to serve on at least one four-hour shift during the week.