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''(Add a brief paragraph about your centre 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"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>
 
  
 
=== Centre Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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:*591 Arbutus Qualicum Beach BC&nbsp; V9K 1P2 Canada<br>
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'''Language:''' English<br>
  
'''Phone:&nbsp;'''  
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'''Phone: '''1-250-752-2233
  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp; [mailto:BC-Qualicum@ldsmail.net BC-Qualicum@ldsmail.net]<br>  
  
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
 
:*''We have over 1500 films, thousands of books and fiche all dealing with research from all parts of the world.&nbsp;''
 
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This centre 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. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com,&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This centre 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. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com,&nbsp;  
 
:*We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.
 
:*We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.
  
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''
 
  
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/734 '''FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!''']: 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.
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{{Click|File:OGR's by location2.png|Online Genealogy Records by Location|200px}}<br>
  
 
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=== Volunteer at the Centre  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Centre  ===
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 

Latest revision as of 20:38, 23 December 2017

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


Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 591 Arbutus Qualicum Beach BC  V9K 1P2 Canada

Language: English

Phone: 1-250-752-2233

E-mail:  BC-Qualicum@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: 

  • Mon: 9am - 4pm
  • Tue: 9am -4pm;

Holiday Schedule:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events and Class Schedule


Staff Training Meetings



Centre Resources

Collections

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This centre 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. Just to name a few of these premium sites are Find My Past, World Vital Records, The Geneologist, Ancestry,com, 
  • We also have other detabase programs for information storing of your genealogical work such as PAF (Personal Ancestral File), Legacy, Roots Magic, and Family Tree Maker to name a few. We have the deluxe paid version at our centre but they are free of charge for our patrons.

Hardware and Equipment


Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties




Resources in the Local Area


Links

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: 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.

OGR's by location2.png


Volunteer at the Centre