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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
''(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.)''  
''With in 30 miles of the Covina Family History Center we have 3 larger Family Hisotry Center and a National Archives Center.''  

Revision as of 22:19, 23 August 2011

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

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 656 S. Grand Ave.
  2. Covina, Califronia 91724
  3. Entrance is found at the front of the church building facing Grand Ave.
  4. There are numerous parking spaces including handy cap spaces, with wheel chair access.
  5. (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone: 1 (626) 331-7117

E-mail: shawneemum1@verizon.net

Open Hours: Tuesday. Wednesday, Thursday  9am to 9pm each day.

Holiday Schedule: Closed: New Year Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Last two weeks of August,          Labor Day,Thanksgiving week end and last 2 weeks of December.

Library Resources: Trained Volunteer staff, Staff Specialist-England, Italy, Spanish, Sweden.others
                             Book Collection, Reference Aids, Map collection, Computer Programs, Internet

                             Connections, Microfilm Readers, Microfiche Readers, Access to 2,000,000

                             Microfilm, Microfiche rolls of records, Internet ordering of film, Go to

                             covinafamilyhistory.blogspot.com for more information and training.     

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Book Collections, Reference Aids, Map Collections,Computer Programs for map and county location, Access to over 2,000,000 rolls of Microfilm/Microfiche with over 800 rolls of spanish and 
  • 1000 rolls of German, English and other items on site.  

Databases and Software

  • Numerous Genealogical Programs in our central server.  A Family History Portal Site which gives access to premium family history software and website free, (Ancestery.com, footnote.com etc.) 

Hardware and Equipment

  • Multiple Microfilm readers, Microfiche readers, Digital film scanner,Numerous computers, printers, etc.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Numerous Trained Volunteer staff (20), Specialist in England, Italy, Spanish, Sweden. and a Genealogical Missionary for the Family Histrory support. 

Resources in the Local Area

With in 30 miles of the Covina Family History Center we have 3 larger Family Hisotry Center and a National Archives Center.


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