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<b>The Layton FamilySearch Center</b>, <font size=4>located at 915 West Gordon Avenue, in Layton, Utah is an immersive experience for the entire family to discover their story, exploring and sharing family memories as they expand the branches of their family tree.<br><br>
 
 
 
This state-of-the-art FamilySearch Center, with 13,979 square feet, is uniquely designed with casual seating and collaboration areas, making it easy for families and youth groups to work together on laptops, iPads or other mobile devices. The center also has 142 computers, 63 of them with touch-screen monitors.
 
The center is open to the public with resources available at no charge (a small fee is required for printing and making photocopies). The center is staffed with helpful, friendly staff members offering free assistance to patrons.  [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Layton_Utah_FamilySearch_Center/About_Us <b><i>Click here to learn more about the Layton FamilySearch Center.]</b></i></p>
 
 
 
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<B><I>Holiday & Event Schedule:</B></I></p>
 
 
 
<p style="color:blue">[https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SygqaAzj1Je7PfJ1phH1Wlv0m2e_lWny/view?usp=sharing <b><i>Click here for Holiday Closures for 2019]</i></b></p>
 
<p style="color:blue"><b><i>Closed at 3:00 PM May 8 - Missionary Meeting Salt Lake</i></b></p>
 
<p style="color:blue"><b><i>Closed 25-27 Memorial Day Weekend</b></p>
 
<p style="color:blue"><b>Closed 4 July, Independence Day</i></b></p>
 
<p style="color:blue"><b><i>Closed 24 July, Pioneer Day</b></i></p>
 
 
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<b>What can you do at the Layton FamilySearch Center?</b></center></p>
 
 
 
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| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center><font color=red>'''Computers and Internet Access'''</center></b>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Free-premium-family-history-websites-available-in-the-Family-History-Center-Portal-1381815050504&lang=en <font color=red><i>Premium websites</i>]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton_Utah FamilySearch_Center/Classes|<font color=red><i>Classes</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton Utah FamilySearch Center/Discovery Center|<font color=red><i>Discovery Center</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton Utah FamilySearch Center/Group Tours|<font color=red><i>Tours</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://go.oncehub.com/8mmReeltoReelFilmConverter <font color=red><i>Film to Digital Converter</i>]'''</Center>
 
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| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton Utah FamilySearch Center/Childrens Area|<font color=red><i>Children's Program</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton Utah FamilySearch Center/Family Room|<font color=red><i>Family Room</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton Utah FamilySearch Center/Recording Studio|<font color=red><i>Recording Studios</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://go.oncehub.com/VHSCassettetoDVDConverter <font size=4><font color=red><i>VHS to DVD Converter</i>]'''</Center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Layton_Utah_Family_Search_Center/Green_Room_Photo_Studio<font size=4><font color=red><i>Green Room</i>]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''<font color=red><i>Phonograph Turntable Digital Converter</i>'''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[[Layton_Utah FamilySearch Center/Photo Scanners|<font color=red><i>Photo Scanners</i>]]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://go.oncehub.com/LaytonFSCSlideScanner <font color=red><i>Slide Scanners</i>]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''[https://go.oncehub.com/documentscanner <font color=red><i>Document Scanner</i>]'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#aed6f1" style="border-spacing: 4px; border: 2px solid blue;"| <center>'''<font size=3><font color=red><i>CD/DVD/Blueray Duplicator</i>'''</center>
 
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Before you come to the FamilySearch Center, we recommend you have a FamilySearch.com account and come with your <font color=red>username and password<font color=blue>.  If you do not yet have a FamilySearch.com account, follow the link below to find out how to get an account.</i><br><br></b></p>
 
 
 
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==<b><font color=navy>What's new at the LaytonFamilySearch Center?</b>==
 
 
 
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*<font size=4><font color=blue><b><i>Due to increasing demand for classes, we no longer schedule Group Instruction for large groups. If you would like to bring a group in for a class that is offered in the evening please select the class you would like and register for the class. You may fill all of the seats. Please to not over book the class as the number shown is the number of computers available.</b></i></p>
 
 
 
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==<b><font color=navy>What's New in Family History and FamilySearch?</b> - Click on the links below==
 
  
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*<font size=4><font color=blue>[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/734 <i>FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!</i>] A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.<br>
 
  
*<font size=4><font color=blue>[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/add-audio-to-picture/ <i>Add Audio to Pictures on FamilySearch.org.</i>]<br>
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*<font size=4><font color=blue>[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/family-history-books/ Is your family in the updated digital library?]<br>
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The Center has 66 desktop computers in the main research area.<br><br>
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All Center computers have wired internet access.<br><br>
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Personal laptops and tablets can also be connected to the internet via high-speed wifi.<br><br>
  
*<font size=4><font color=blue>[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/rootstech-2019-familysearch-updates/ RootsTech 2019 FamilySearch updates.]
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Many helpful research resources are available from our computers and include free use of many subscription websites, use of popular data management programs, and direct internet links to other resources.
  
*<font size=4><font color=blue>[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/familysearch-2019-whats-coming/ What's coming to FamilySearch in 2019?]</div>
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Our Service and Full-time missionaries are available to help patrons with research their family history and using the FamilySearch program.
  
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Revision as of 18:01, 1 May 2019

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Computers and Internet Access


The Center has 66 desktop computers in the main research area.

All Center computers have wired internet access.

Personal laptops and tablets can also be connected to the internet via high-speed wifi.

Many helpful research resources are available from our computers and include free use of many subscription websites, use of popular data management programs, and direct internet links to other resources.




Our Service and Full-time missionaries are available to help patrons with research their family history and using the FamilySearch program.