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Available Library Resources

Equipment / Books / Microfilm

* 3 Scanning stations, each with a rapid photo scanner and a flatbed scanner

* 3 Slide scanners which will do 110 and 35mm negatives and color slides. It will even scan individual frames of 8mm movie film

* 1 Sheet feed document scanner that quickly scans multiple pages into one PDF document

* Large local region book collection

* Access to thousands of microfilm and fiche collections

* Microfilm/fiche ScanPro scanner to save digitized images to USB

Computer Labs

* Godfrey Lab with 23 student computer stations, one instructor teaching station, and a projector

* Bell Lab with 16 student computer stations, one instructor teaching station, and a projector

* Archibald Room with 4 student computer stations, one instructor station, and a projector

Note: Each lab is reservable by Temple and Family History Consultants to conduct classes as necessary


Great Staff & Educational Classes

* We have a great staff of missionaries and volunteers that are excited to sit down with you and show you how to "Discover, Gather, and Connect" with your family.

* We have a lunch room with microwaves, fridges, and tables for staff and patrons.

* Most of our educational classes are designed to be interactive and "hands on" to help you solidify skills learned. See our scheduled classes with descriptions

* "Don't feel comfortable with computers?" We have a series of Beginning Computer classes that are helpful to get you up to speed.

Discovery Resources

* Two 55" interactive touchscreen computers that will make your ancestry come to life for you

* Each of the 80+ library computers connects to a "discovery" portal that provides facts about your ancestors, migration maps, famous relatives you may have, and "Replace a Face" where you face is inserted into old photographs.