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''We serve the cities and communties of Vernon, Coldstream, Armstrong, Lumby and Cherryville. We do accomodate people who cannot access the library during regular hours, by appointment. &nbsp;''  
  
 
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
 
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:*'''Address''' 1506 - 35 Street, Vernon BC''  
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:*We unlock the gate on 35 Street when we are open. The Center door is the first one when walking to the main entrance from the parking lot. There is a buzzer on the upper left wall to let us know you are at the door.
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::[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1506+35+Street,+Vernon,+BC,+Canada&hl=en&sll=33.884133,-98.556075&sspn=0.024226,0.046563&vpsrc=0&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
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'''Phone:''' 250-542-1721
  
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'''E-mail:''' N/A<br>
  
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'''Open Hours:''' Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday from 9 AM to 12 noon
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Will be closed from December 18 to January 4
 
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
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:*[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.  
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*[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 2000+ microfilm and a large collection of microfische on site.
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==== Databases and Software ====
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:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre 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 centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.  
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==== Hardware and Equipment ====
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:*3 computers
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:*3 microfilm readers
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:*4 microfische readers. We recommend you bring a digital camera to take photos of any information you need from film&nbsp;or
  
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=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
  
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''Vernon Historical Society''
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''Vernon Museum''  
  
 
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Revision as of 23:00, 17 September 2011

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


We serve the cities and communties of Vernon, Coldstream, Armstrong, Lumby and Cherryville. We do accomodate people who cannot access the library during regular hours, by appointment.  

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address 1506 - 35 Street, Vernon BC
  • We unlock the gate on 35 Street when we are open. The Center door is the first one when walking to the main entrance from the parking lot. There is a buzzer on the upper left wall to let us know you are at the door.
Location on Map

Phone: 250-542-1721

E-mail: N/A

Open Hours: Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday from 9 AM to 12 noon

Holiday Schedule: Will be closed from December 18 to January 4



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Centre Resources

Collections

  • 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 2000+ microfilm and a large collection of microfische on site.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal: This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 computers
  • 3 microfilm readers
  • 4 microfische readers. We recommend you bring a digital camera to take photos of any information you need from film or


Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your centre provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

Vernon Historical Society

Vernon Public Library

Vernon Museum


Links


Volunteer at the Centre