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Revision as of 01:50, 8 December 2012

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

Location & Map:

480 North Walkup Ave.
Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014

Please come and see our new FHC location (enter using the NE door facing Walkup Rd.) Ring buzzer.

Location on Map

Phone: 1–815–459–7475

Email:  il_crystallake@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:  

Tues 10am-4pm

Wed & Fri 10am-1pm

Tues, Wed, Thur 7pm-9:30pm

Sat 11am-3pm


ATTENTION---CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: : Be aware that there is major road construction in front of our building. Please be careful as they are working on Walkup Road directly in front of our building.  Sometimes getting into the parking lot is not possible because they have dug out our driveway.  IF it is impossible to park in the lot, the FHC will be closed. It is just too dangerous for patrons and staff to park across the street and walk over.


HOLIDAY SCHEDULE We will be CLOSED December 18th thru January 1st for the Christmas Holidays.  The FHC will reopen at 10 am on Wednesday, January 2, 2013.  Have a Merry Christmas!


 





Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events    



Class Schedule  -  All classes are FREE


If you are interested in attending a class, please email us at il_crystallake@ldsmail.net

Space is limited.  If a class fills, we'll contact you and put your name on a waiting list. 


STAFF TRAINING Meetings      

Jan 13, 2013

Feb 10, 2013



Center Resources

Collections


Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal:   (Premium websites you can use for FREE at an FHC only
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  • Access NewspaperArchive.com
  • Alexander Street Press – The American Civil War
  • Ancestry.com (The Library Edition)
  • ArkivDigital
  • Find My Past
  • Fold3 (the old Footnote.com)
  • The Genealogist
  • Heritage Quest Online
  • Historic Map Works Library Edition
  • Paper Trail
  • WorldVitalRecords.com

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 networked computer workstations with printer access
  • 5 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfilm reader/printer
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • Paper copier
  • Flatbed scanner



Center Services
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
Links
Volunteer at the Center