Edgewood New Mexico Family History Center

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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:

  • Address: 18 County Rd, 7, Edgewood, NM 87015
  • Located south of Walgreens
  • Location on Map

Phone: 505-281-5384 (call during Family History Center hours)

E-mail: edgewoodfhc@q.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday: 10 am to 3 pm and 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Call in case of inclement weather

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed the week of Thanksgiving
  • Closed the last two weeks of December
  • Other sporadic closings through the year.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

  • Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 at 12:00 Noon "Beginning Your Family History"
  • Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 at 12:00 Noon "Getting the Most Out of Census Records"

Center Resources

Collections

  1. This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  2. The Edgewood, NM Family History Center has a collection of microfilm and microfiche on indefinite loan from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
  • 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

  • printer access
  • 3 microfilm/microfiche readers.
  • Free access to subscription based Internet web sites, Including FamilySearch.org, Ancestry.com, Footnote, HeritageQuest, AmericanAncestors.org (formerly New England Historic Genealogical Society), World Vital Records, Godfrey Memorial Library and many other sites.
  • Genealogy software programs, forms, research outlines, word lists, etc., available at cost.
  • Free Classes


Center Services

What We Do:

  • Provide Research Help. We do not perform the research for patrons, but we answer questions and suggest possible sources.
  • Provide Training. See the class schedule above.
  • Assist in cleaning up data files.


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