United States California Archives and Libraries Oakland FamilySearch Library
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EAST BAY Genealogical Society – Meets the second Wednesday of every month at 10 AM. No appointment necessary.
HISPANIC Research Workshop – Meets every Friday at 10 AM to 1 PM. No appointment necessary.
AFRICAN AMERICAN Research Workshop – Meets the fourth Wednesday of every month at 6 PM to 8 PM. No appointment necessary.
GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH WORKSHOP – Thursdays - Need some help with your Swedish research? Join our experts on Thursdays between 10A and 4P for some individual assistance. No appointment necessary.
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Oakland California FamilySearch Library
| The Oakland California FamilySearch Library is one of the largest and most accessible centers for genealogical research in California. Besides providing free access to numerous subscription websites included but not limited to ancestry.com, Fold 3, Genealogy Bank, and vitalsearch-worldwide.org, we also have over 9,000 volumes of books, periodicals, family histories, city and county histories, city directories, plus over 37,000 reels of microfilm and 9,000 microfiche containing millions of local vital records and historical census data from all over the world.