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*'''Address:''' Racecourse Road, Londonderry, BT48 7RA, Northern Ireland  
 
*'''Address:''' Racecourse Road, Londonderry, BT48 7RA, Northern Ireland  
 
*''(Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)''  
 
*''(Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)''  
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Racecourse+Road,+Londonderry,+BT48+7RA,+Northern+Ireland&hl=en&ll=55.018944,-7.318096&spn=0.01037,0.017252&sll=48.374782,-115.54553&sspn=0.047834,0.069008&hnear=Racecourse+Rd,+Londonderry,+Derry+BT48+8,+United+Kingdom&t=m&z=16&layer=t Location on Map]
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*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Racecourse+Road,+Londonderry,+BT48+7RA,+Northern+Ireland&hl=en&ll=55.02079,-7.317538&spn=0.001658,0.004823&sll=48.374782,-115.54553&sspn=0.047834,0.069008&hnear=Racecourse+Rd,+Londonderry,+Derry+BT48+8,+United+Kingdom&t=h&layer=t&z=18 Location on Map]
  
 
'''Phone Chapel: +44 28 71-350179'''  
 
'''Phone Chapel: +44 28 71-350179'''  
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'''Phone Mobile: +44 754 393-7488'''<br>  
 
'''Phone Mobile: +44 754 393-7488'''<br>  
  
'''E-mail:'''&nbsp; mcfhc8@gmail.com<br>  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp; foylefhc@gmail.com<br>  
  
'''Skype ID:''' derryfamilyhistorycentre
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'''Skype ID:''' foylefhc
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''&nbsp; <br>  
 
'''Open Hours:'''&nbsp; <br>  
  
*'''Monday:''' 10am to 3pm<br>  
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*'''Monday:''' 10am to 4pm<br>  
*'''Thursday:''' 7pm to 9pm<br>  
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*'''Wednesday:''' 2pm to 9pm<br>  
*'''Friday:''' 10am to 3pm<br>
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*'''Friday:''' 10am to 4pm<br>
  
 
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==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. Examples of free access to websites are:<br>
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:#www.ancestry.com
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:#www.findmypast.co.uk
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:#www.findmypast.ie
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*3 Microfilm Readers<br>  
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:*6 Microfilm Readers<br>  
:*4 Computers which have free access to subscription based Internet web sites such as worldwide access to ancestry.com, findmypast.co.uk, world vital records, British newspapers online which include 'The Newsletter' and old Belfast newspapers dating back to 1800.<br>  
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:*5 Computers which have free access to subscription based Internet web sites as noted above and British newspapers online which include 'The Newsletter' and old Belfast newspapers dating back to 1800.<br>  
 
:*Lasjet &amp; Inkjet colour printers, copiers, scanners and fax machine.  
 
:*Lasjet &amp; Inkjet colour printers, copiers, scanners and fax machine.  
 
:*Webcam to take and print or email pictures of microfilm records.
 
:*Webcam to take and print or email pictures of microfilm records.

Revision as of 21:54, 21 May 2013

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Centre, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I" box in the Toolbar above.)

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: Racecourse Road, Londonderry, BT48 7RA, Northern Ireland
  • (Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)
  • Location on Map

Phone Chapel: +44 28 71-350179

Phone Mobile: +44 754 393-7488

E-mail:  foylefhc@gmail.com

Skype ID: foylefhc

Open Hours: 

  • Monday: 10am to 4pm
  • Wednesday: 2pm to 9pm
  • Friday: 10am to 4pm


Holiday Schedule:



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources


Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. Examples of free access to websites are:
  1. www.ancestry.com
  2. www.findmypast.co.uk
  3. www.findmypast.ie

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Microfilm Readers
  • 5 Computers which have free access to subscription based Internet web sites as noted above and British newspapers online which include 'The Newsletter' and old Belfast newspapers dating back to 1800.
  • Lasjet & Inkjet colour printers, copiers, scanners and fax machine.
  • Webcam to take and print or email pictures of microfilm records.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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