Difference between revisions of "Crystal Lake Illinois Family History Center"

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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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480 North Walkup Ave.<br>Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014  
 
480 North Walkup Ave.<br>Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014  
  
Please come and see our new FHC location (enter using the NE door facing Walkup Rd.) Ring buzzer.<br><br>
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Please come and see our new FHC location (enter using the NE door facing Walkup Rd.) Ring buzzer.<br><br>  
  
[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=480+North+Walkup+Avenue,+Crystal+Lake,+IL&hl=en&sll=42.236652,88.38501&sspn=3.094821,7.113647&vpsrc=6&z=16 Location on Map] <br>
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[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=480+North+Walkup+Avenue,+Crystal+Lake,+IL&hl=en&sll=42.236652,88.38501&sspn=3.094821,7.113647&vpsrc=6&z=16 Location on Map] <br>  
  
 
'''Phone:''' 1–815–459–7475  
 
'''Phone:''' 1–815–459–7475  
  
'''Email:'''&nbsp; il_crystallake@ldsmail.net<br>
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'''Email:'''&nbsp; il_crystallake@ldsmail.net<br>  
  
 
'''Open Hours: '''Tues 10am-4pm; Wed&amp;Fri 10am-1pm; Tues-Thur 7pm-9:30pm; Sat 11am-3pm  
 
'''Open Hours: '''Tues 10am-4pm; Wed&amp;Fri 10am-1pm; Tues-Thur 7pm-9:30pm; Sat 11am-3pm  
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'''CLOSED:&nbsp;&nbsp; '''Wed. (July 11) and Thurs. (July 12) due to paving of Walkup in front of the church.
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'''ATTENTION:&nbsp; '''Be aware that there is major road&nbsp;construction in front of our building.&nbsp; On July 8th, only the south entrance to the parking lot was open.&nbsp; (This may vary during the week as they put in curb and gutter)&nbsp; It is necessary to drive around to the north side of the building and enter at the NE&nbsp;door.&nbsp;  
 
'''ATTENTION:&nbsp; '''Be aware that there is major road&nbsp;construction in front of our building.&nbsp; On July 8th, only the south entrance to the parking lot was open.&nbsp; (This may vary during the week as they put in curb and gutter)&nbsp; It is necessary to drive around to the north side of the building and enter at the NE&nbsp;door.&nbsp;  
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp; '''Major Holidays &amp;&nbsp;Holiday Weekends  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:&nbsp; '''Major Holidays &amp;&nbsp;Holiday Weekends  
  
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
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===== '''Upcoming Events&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''  =====
 
===== '''Upcoming Events&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''  =====
  
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=== '''Class Schedule&nbsp; -&nbsp; All classes are FREE'''  ===
 
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<br>''If you are interested in attending a class, please email us at il_crystallake@ldsmail.net''  
 
<br>''If you are interested in attending a class, please email us at il_crystallake@ldsmail.net''  
  
''Space is limited.&nbsp; If a class fills, we'll contact you and put your name on a waiting list. <br>''
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''Space is limited.&nbsp; If a class fills, we'll contact you and put your name on a waiting list. <br>''  
  
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===== '''Staff Training Meetings&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''  =====
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:''']&nbsp; You have the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog into the Crystal Lake FHC&nbsp;collection by ordering via the internet ''only'' at <u>https://www.familysearch.org/films</u> <br>
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:''']&nbsp; You have the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog into the Crystal Lake FHC&nbsp;collection by ordering via the internet ''only'' at <u>https://www.familysearch.org/films</u> <br>
  
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:*<span style="font-style: italic">Flatbed scanner</span>
 
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===== Center Services  =====
 
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===== Staff Research Specialties  =====
 
===== Staff Research Specialties  =====
  
===== Resources in the Local Area<br> =====
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===== Links  =====
 
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Revision as of 15:15, 11 July 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-Thur 7pm-9:30pm; Sat 11am-3pm


CLOSED:   Wed. (July 11) and Thurs. (July 12) due to paving of Walkup in front of the church.


ATTENTION:  Be aware that there is major road construction in front of our building.  On July 8th, only the south entrance to the parking lot was open.  (This may vary during the week as they put in curb and gutter)  It is necessary to drive around to the north side of the building and enter at the NE door. 


Holiday Schedule:  Major Holidays & Holiday Weekends


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events    

See class schedule below:

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     


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
  • GodfreyMemorialLibrary.com
  • 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