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'''The Annandale Family History Center (AFHC) established in 1970 is a branch of the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and is open for genealogical research by both church members and the general public. FHCs provide local access to Church microfilmed family history records, family history computer resources, and internet genealogical websites.'''
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''There is no charge for using the facility, nominal charges for use of the copying machines, and rental of microfilms or microfiche (current rates 5.50 for film rentals, 15 cents per sheet of microfilm)<br>'''
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'''Patrons are responsible for doing their own genealogical research. Our all-volunteer staff is ready to answer questions about the resources available in AFHC and give research guidance as available. '''
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
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'''3900 Howard Street, Annandale, Virginia, 22003''' '''Access to AFHC is through the exterior door on the West side of the building, as you come into the parking lot.'''<br>  
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'''Phone: 703 256-5518'''  
 
'''Phone: 703 256-5518'''  
  
'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;&nbsp; va_annandale@ldsmail.net<br>  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;&nbsp; '''va_annandale@ldsmail.net'''<br>  
  
 
'''Open Hours:&nbsp; 9:30 AM- 4:30 PM&nbsp; Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday'''  
 
'''Open Hours:&nbsp; 9:30 AM- 4:30 PM&nbsp; Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday'''  
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp; Closed most major holidays, and General Conference Weekends'''  
  
'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp; Closed most major holidays, General Conference Weekends'''  
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'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Closed August 14- September 5, 2011 '''<br>
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
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==== Upcoming Events- Family History Conference, November 5, 2011 <br> ====
  
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==== Class Schedule- TBA<br> ====
  
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:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
 
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
  
==== Databases and SoftwarePM- 9:30 PM<br> ====
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==== Databases and Software<br> ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====

Revision as of 12:34, 13 August 2011

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The Annandale Family History Center (AFHC) established in 1970 is a branch of the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and is open for genealogical research by both church members and the general public. FHCs provide local access to Church microfilmed family history records, family history computer resources, and internet genealogical websites.

There is no charge for using the facility, nominal charges for use of the copying machines, and rental of microfilms or microfiche (current rates 5.50 for film rentals, 15 cents per sheet of microfilm)

Patrons are responsible for doing their own genealogical research. Our all-volunteer staff is ready to answer questions about the resources available in AFHC and give research guidance as available.


Location & Map:

3900 Howard Street, Annandale, Virginia, 22003 Access to AFHC is through the exterior door on the West side of the building, as you come into the parking lot.

Link to map using Google

Phone: 703 256-5518

E-mail:   va_annandale@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:  9:30 AM- 4:30 PM  Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday

                     6:30 PM - 9:30 PM  Wednesday

                     9;30 AM- 1:00 PM  Thursday, Friday

                     Closed Sunday & Monday

Holiday Schedule:  Closed most major holidays, and General Conference Weekends

                               Closed August 14- September 5, 2011



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events- Family History Conference, November 5, 2011

Class Schedule- TBA

Staff Training Meetings- TBA


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

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

  • (Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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