Kitchener Ontario Family History Centre

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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[edit | edit source]

Location and Map:

  • 10 Lorraine Ave., Kitchener, Ontario
  • Access from the back of the parking lot of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Large free parking lot
  • No charge for use of the facility or the volunteer assistance
  • (Link to map using <a href="http://maps.google.com">Google</a>

Phone: 1-519-741-9591

E-mail:  ON_Kitchener@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday only - 9 am until 4 pm.

Holiday Schedule: 

Holiday weekends


Today - we are closed. February 13, 2019

Centre Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This centre may have various films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

  • computers, microfilm readers, many microfilms held in private collection, scanner/printer, printer, reference library,


Centre Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area
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Links[edit | edit source]

  • Using the FamilySearch Research Wiki: 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.


Volunteer at the Centre[edit | edit source]