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''(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>
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'''''T''''''here are three Family History Centers in the Bakersfield area.&nbsp;Ours is located on the East side of&nbsp;Bakersfield.'''''&nbsp;
 
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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'''Address:''''' '''5600 Pamorama Blvd. Bakersfield California&nbsp;'''
  
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'''''Enter: From the parking lot&nbsp;on the West side of the building.'''''
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'''Phone:'''&nbsp;'''661-872-5683'''
  
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'''Open Hours:&nbsp; ''''''W-Th 10am-8:30pm&nbsp;'''
  
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] '''We can help the patron find the records they need for their research that are found on films or fiche from the Catalog.&nbsp; The patron then orders the films or fiche through the new "Online Film Ordering Program" mainly from their home.'''
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*'''''We have a large collection of Mexico records.&nbsp; We have the Indian Dawes Final Rolls.&nbsp; We also have the microfilms of the "Germans From Russia".&nbsp; We&nbsp;have a good collection of "Quaker Records".'''''
 
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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.'''
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*''&nbsp;'''''<i>In our Center we have 8 Computers with 3 printers. All having access to the Internet with all of the Churchs' programs and free Ancestry.com. We have 7 microfilm readers and one microfiche reader.</i>'''
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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. ''(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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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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''(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.)''  
 
''(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.)''  

Revision as of 18:36, 26 August 2011

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


T'here are three Family History Centers in the Bakersfield area. Ours is located on the East side of Bakersfield. 

Location & Map: Address: 5600 Pamorama Blvd. Bakersfield California 

Enter: From the parking lot on the West side of the building.

Phone: 661-872-5683

E-mail:

'Open Hours:  'W-Th 10am-8:30pm 

Holiday Schedule:



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: We can help the patron find the records they need for their research that are found on films or fiche from the Catalog.  The patron then orders the films or fiche through the new "Online Film Ordering Program" mainly from their home.
  • We have a large collection of Mexico records.  We have the Indian Dawes Final Rolls.  We also have the microfilms of the "Germans From Russia".  We have a good collection of "Quaker Records".
  • 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
  •  In our Center we have 8 Computers with 3 printers. All having access to the Internet with all of the Churchs' programs and free Ancestry.com. We have 7 microfilm readers and one microfiche reader.


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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