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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:''']   This center is able to receive any of the films and fiche available through the Salt Lake Family History Library Catalog for viewing by patrons.  Patrons may order films for delivery to the Family History Center online at [http://www.familysearch.org/films www.familysearch.org/films.]  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:''']   This center is able to receive any of the films and fiche available through the Salt Lake Family History Library Catalog for viewing by patrons.  Patrons may order films for delivery to the Family History Center online at [http://www.familysearch.org/films www.familysearch.org/films.]  
 
:*A catalog of all of the books, periodicals, CD's and extended loan microfilms and microfiche held by the San Jose Family History Center is available online
 
:*A catalog of all of the books, periodicals, CD's and extended loan microfilms and microfiche held by the San Jose Family History Center is available online
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Revision as of 13:45, 1 November 2011

The San Jose California History Center serves all of metropolitan San Jose and surrounding communities.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 4977 San Felipe Road, San Jose, CA 95135
  2. Use the parking lot closest to the road.  Walk up the central walkway to the LDS Chruch and look for the FHC Sign.
  3. Map to the San Jose California History Center.

Phone:  408-274-8592

E-mail:   CA_SanJose@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: 

  • Tuesday 9AM to 3PM and 7PM to 9PM
  • Wednesday 7PM to 9PM
  • Thursday 9AM to 3PM
  • Saturday 10AM to 1PM

Holiday Schedule 2011:  We will be closed 11/22-11/26 and 12/20-12/31.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule:  The Fall Family History Class started on Sept. 14.  It is held on Wednesdays from 10AM to 1PM.  Three classes remain in the Fall Session:

Nov. 2 - How to Obtain U. S. Land and Tax Records

Nov. 9 - U. S. Immigration Records

Nov. 16 - Researching On Site - Walk in the Footsteps of Your Ancestors


Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog:   This center is able to receive any of the films and fiche available through the Salt Lake Family History Library Catalog for viewing by patrons.  Patrons may order films for delivery to the Family History Center online at www.familysearch.org/films.
  • A catalog of all of the books, periodicals, CD's and extended loan microfilms and microfiche held by the San Jose Family History Center is available online
           San Jose Family History Center Catalog Search Page
           Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog Search Page

NOTE: When using the link to the Bay Area Family History Centers Catalog you are searching the catalogs of 15 family history centers. When you find a resource of interest, be sure to click on the "Show Copies " tab to see which location has the book, film. microfiche or CD you are interested in.

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

The Center has:
  • 13 computers
  • 10 Microfilm Readers
  • 2 Microfiche Readers
  • 1 Microfilm Scanner
  • 1 Microfilm Printer

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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