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''(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"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>
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<br>'''We are a small library but are capable of spending time&nbsp;helping the beginner,&nbsp;providing local access&nbsp;to films, and&nbsp;computer access to the&nbsp;FHC portal sites. We can&nbsp;help you begin indexing for familysearch. '''
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 4511 Galloway Rd, Sandusky, Ohio
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*'''Address:''' 4511 Galloway Rd, Sandusky, Ohio  
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*Entrance is located in the back (west side) of the building  
 
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=41.399488,-82.647491&spn=0.028007,0.037723&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.485969,9.656982&oq=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Ohio&t=v&hnear=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Erie,+Ohio+44870&z=15 Location on Map]
 
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Ohio&hl=en&ll=41.399488,-82.647491&spn=0.028007,0.037723&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.485969,9.656982&oq=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Ohio&t=v&hnear=4511+Galloway+Rd,+Sandusky,+Erie,+Ohio+44870&z=15 Location on Map]
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'''E-mail:''' <br>
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'''Phone:''' 419-626-0663 (feel free to leave a message with your name and number)
  
'''Open Hours:'''  
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'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;<br>
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
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'''Open Hours:''' Wednesdays 10am - 2pm &amp; 5pm - 9pm (other times by appointment)
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed on Holidays that fall on Wednesday. Closed the two weeks that include Christmas day&nbsp;and New Years day. Closed when weather closes the local schools.
  
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
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==== Upcoming Events&nbsp;&nbsp; ====
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Fall Genealogy Conference&nbsp;TBA
  
 
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''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.)''
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:*Small collection of books covering the local area and general genealogy subjects
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:*Microfiche and Microfilm collections in various research areas
  
 
==== 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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:*[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.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*4 computers with high speed internet access
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:*4 microfilm readers  
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:*2 microfiche readers
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:*Digital Imaging Equipment for copying film/ fiche to USB flash drive, DVD, CD or paper.  
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:*1 flatbed scanner
  
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=== Center Services  ===
 
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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=== Resources in the Local Area ===
  
=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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The Sandusky Public&nbsp;Library  
  
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The Milan Public Library&nbsp;
  
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Harris-Elmore Library - local history room
  
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The Rutherford B Hayes Library
  
''(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)''
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Center for Archival collections - Bowling Green State University
 
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 
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Revision as of 14:14, 12 March 2013

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



We are a small library but are capable of spending time helping the beginner, providing local access to films, and computer access to the FHC portal sites. We can help you begin indexing for familysearch.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 4511 Galloway Rd, Sandusky, Ohio
  • Entrance is located in the back (west side) of the building
  • Location on Map

Phone: 419-626-0663 (feel free to leave a message with your name and number)

E-mail: 

Open Hours: Wednesdays 10am - 2pm & 5pm - 9pm (other times by appointment)

Holiday Schedule: Closed on Holidays that fall on Wednesday. Closed the two weeks that include Christmas day and New Years day. Closed when weather closes the local schools.


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Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events  

Fall Genealogy Conference TBA

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

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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.
  • Small collection of books covering the local area and general genealogy subjects
  • Microfiche and Microfilm collections in various research areas

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

  • 4 computers with high speed internet access
  • 4 microfilm readers
  • 2 microfiche readers
  • Digital Imaging Equipment for copying film/ fiche to USB flash drive, DVD, CD or paper.
  • 1 printer/copier
  • 1 flatbed scanner

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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area

The Sandusky Public Library

The Milan Public Library 

Harris-Elmore Library - local history room

The Rutherford B Hayes Library

Center for Archival collections - Bowling Green State University

Volunteer at the Center

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)