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{{FHCpage|location=Oregon}}The Beaverton Oregon West Family History Center primarily serves the Beaverton, Aloha, and Cedar Mill communities, but welcomes patrons from the surrounding greater Portland/Vancouver area as well.  
 
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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*'''Address:''' 17140 SW Bany Rd&nbsp; Beaverton, OR&nbsp; 97007&nbsp;
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*We are located&nbsp;to the left of the building's north-side main entrance. If you need to avoid stairs, park on the south side by the east end of the building and ring the bell at the east entrance door to be admitted (or call us at 503-356-1385 on your cell).  
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=17140+Southwest+Bany+Road,+Beaverton,+OR+97007&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=49.757664,103.183594&oq=17140+SW+Bany+Rd+Beaverton,+OR++97007&hnear=17140+SW+Bany+Rd,+Beaverton,+Oregon+97007&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
  
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'''Phone: 503-356-1385'''&nbsp;
  
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:or_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net or_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net]
  
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'''Open Hours:''' Wed &amp; Thurs&nbsp;10:00am - 9:00pm
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed July 4th, the week of Thanksgiving and last two weeks of December
 
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
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==== Upcoming Events: Family History Class Series ====
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:::Presented by Barbara &amp;&nbsp;Hal Hovorka
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:::Oct '11 through Apr '12 First two Tuesday nights 7pm
  
 
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Meeting&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;28 February 2012&nbsp; 7pm
  
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
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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:'''] This center has the ability to&nbsp;receive and view&nbsp;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.)''
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:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan to give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
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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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:*[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;including Ancestry.com&nbsp;
  
 
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:*8 computers, 4 microfilm readers, 4 fiche readers, 2 printers (print from computers), 1 copier (b&amp;w), 1 microfilm/fiche reader-copier, 1 small ST Genie digital scanner for microfilm, 35mm negatives and slides&nbsp;
  
 
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If you have expertise in a research location or foreign language and are willing to help our patrons with their searches and reading documents, please call the center at 503-356-1385 and leave us a message to that effect OR email us at [mailto:OR_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net OR_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net]

Revision as of 23:26, 28 February 2012

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

The Beaverton Oregon West Family History Center primarily serves the Beaverton, Aloha, and Cedar Mill communities, but welcomes patrons from the surrounding greater Portland/Vancouver area as well.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 17140 SW Bany Rd  Beaverton, OR  97007 
  • We are located to the left of the building's north-side main entrance. If you need to avoid stairs, park on the south side by the east end of the building and ring the bell at the east entrance door to be admitted (or call us at 503-356-1385 on your cell).
  • Location on Map

Phone: 503-356-1385 

E-mail: or_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Wed & Thurs 10:00am - 9:00pm

Holiday Schedule: Closed July 4th, the week of Thanksgiving and last two weeks of December


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events: Family History Class Series

Presented by Barbara & Hal Hovorka
Oct '11 through Apr '12 First two Tuesday nights 7pm

Class Schedule


Staff Training

Meeting           28 February 2012  7pm


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to receive and view 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 to 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, including Ancestry.com 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 8 computers, 4 microfilm readers, 4 fiche readers, 2 printers (print from computers), 1 copier (b&w), 1 microfilm/fiche reader-copier, 1 small ST Genie digital scanner for microfilm, 35mm negatives and slides 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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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

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Volunteer at the Center

If you have expertise in a research location or foreign language and are willing to help our patrons with their searches and reading documents, please call the center at 503-356-1385 and leave us a message to that effect OR email us at OR_beavertonwest@ldsmail.net