Mesquite Nevada Family History Center
|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.
Center Contacts and Hours
- 100 N Arrowhead Ln Mesquite NV 89027 United States
Beginning September 5, 2017, the Center will return to our full schedule
- Monday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
- Tuesday: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm (please call if you will arrive after 7:00 pm)
- Wednesday: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm (please call if you will arrive after 7:00 pm)
- Thursday: 9:00 am to 5:00 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.
Spring Break March 26 - 31, 2018
Calendar and Events
Second Thursday Workshop: Held the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 pm. Next workshop is April 12: Using the Research Wiki.
- 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
- 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.)
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.