Plainview New York 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.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 160 Washington Ave Plainview NY 11803-4020 United States
  • Language:English


  • 1-516-433-0122



Open Hours:

The Center will reopen on Tuesday November 30, 2021. Please check here for future updates.

  • Tuesday: 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Friday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday:11:00am-3:00pm
  • Closed: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and the third Saturday of each month

Note: The Plainview Family History Center is staffed by volunteers and will be closed during inclement weather. Please call to verify that the Center is open.

If there are snowy/icy conditions, the Center will be closed for your safety and the safety of the volunteers

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center 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[edit | edit source]

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

  • Using the FamilySearch Research Wiki: 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]