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Revision as of 19:00, 26 July 2013

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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.

The New York City FHC located in midtown Manhattan is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address: 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023

Phone:   212-799-2414

E-mail: ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tues, Wed, Thurs 10am-9pm (August hours 12-9)
  • Fri 10am-6pm (August hours 12-6)
  • Sat 10am-5pm (August hours Saturday remains the same)
  • Closed Sunday & Monday & Major Holidays

Holiday Schedule: 2013- We will be closed- Oct 5, Nov 25-30, Dec 23-Jan 4

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources

We have specialized help in African-American genealogy, and Hispanic genealogy.  Please call for an appointment.


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection. To view the list of our permanent collection and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog. www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com

Databases and Software

  • 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

  • 3 film readers
  • 4 computers
  • 2 microfilm/microfiche film reader/scanners
  • The scanners and film readers can be reserved for up to 2 hours. **To sign up you can email us,​ call or click here

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

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