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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
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*[https://www.google.com/maps/search/4195+Whitten+Rd+Bartlett+TN+38135+United+States/@35.2404414,-89.8381817,17z/data=!3m1!4b1 Location Map]
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#''(Link to map using ''[http://maps.google.com Google]''&nbsp;or other map sites)''
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'''Address:'''  
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*4195 Kirby Whitten Pkwy, Bartlett, TN 38135 United States
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*At intersection of Kirby Whitten & Egypt Central
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*Entrance at rear/West side of building (facing the temple)
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*Language:  English
  
 
'''Phone:'''  
 
'''Phone:'''  
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>
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*'''901-383-2777'''
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*Please be aware that the center phone number is shared with other phones in the building and may be answered by someone other than Center Staff
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*In case of emergency or if the Center phone is not answered during operating hours the Director may be reached at 901-581-8520
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'''E-mail:'''  
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*TN_MemphisNorth@ldsmail.net
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
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*'''Sunday:'''  closed
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*'''Monday:'''  closed
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*'''Tuesday:  '''9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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*'''Wednesday:'''  9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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*'''Thursday:  '''9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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*'''Friday:'''  closed
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*'''Saturday:  '''9:00 am - noon
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**Open 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Saturdays of the month per schedule; 5th Saturday of the month is scheduled closed but is available by appointment
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
  
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'''Closed all major holidays:'''
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* Independence Day:  July 4, 2019
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* Thanksgiving week:  November 23-30, 2019
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* Christmas/New Year:  December 24, 2019 - January 1, 2020
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'''Closed for General Conference:''' 
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* April 6-7, 2019
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* October 5-6, 2019
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'''Other closures:'''
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* any day Shelby County or Memphis City Schools are closed for weather (aka snow days)
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* severe weather that makes travel dangerous (e.g., severe thunderstorm, tornado warning, flooding)
  
 
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
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==== Class Schedule  ====
 
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
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*Microfilm & Microfiche
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**Microfilm loan program ended September 1, 2017.
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**Microfilm Library (primarily patron films)
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**Microfiche Library
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*Reference books, various subjects
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==== Databases and Software  ====
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*'''[[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.
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*Please note that premium websites must be accessed through the Portal, not directly.  To access these websites directly you must have an account with them.
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==== Hardware and Equipment    ====
  
:*[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.
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:* computers with access to premium sites
:*''(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.)''
 
  
==== Databases and Software  ====
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:* microfilm reader with computer for saving images - patrons are encouraged to bring a flash drive
 
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:* microfiche reader
:*'''[[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.)''
 
 
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
 
 
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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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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center|Bountiful]] and [[Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center|Chattanooga]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
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Memphis Public Library, Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN  38111
  
''(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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Tennessee Genealogical Society, 7779 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN  38138
  
 
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Revision as of 08:39, 5 January 2019

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


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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 4195 Kirby Whitten Pkwy, Bartlett, TN 38135 United States
  • At intersection of Kirby Whitten & Egypt Central
  • Entrance at rear/West side of building (facing the temple)
  • Language: English

Phone:

  • 901-383-2777
  • Please be aware that the center phone number is shared with other phones in the building and may be answered by someone other than Center Staff
  • In case of emergency or if the Center phone is not answered during operating hours the Director may be reached at 901-581-8520

E-mail:

  • TN_MemphisNorth@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Sunday: closed
  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday: 9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday: 9:00 am - noon and 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - noon
    • Open 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Saturdays of the month per schedule; 5th Saturday of the month is scheduled closed but is available by appointment

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:

  • Independence Day: July 4, 2019
  • Thanksgiving week: November 23-30, 2019
  • Christmas/New Year: December 24, 2019 - January 1, 2020

Closed for General Conference:

  • April 6-7, 2019
  • October 5-6, 2019

Other closures:

  • any day Shelby County or Memphis City Schools are closed for weather (aka snow days)
  • severe weather that makes travel dangerous (e.g., severe thunderstorm, tornado warning, flooding)

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]


Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Microfilm & Microfiche
    • Microfilm loan program ended September 1, 2017.
    • Microfilm Library (primarily patron films)
    • Microfiche Library
  • Reference books, various subjects

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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.
  • Please note that premium websites must be accessed through the Portal, not directly. To access these websites directly you must have an account with them.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • computers with access to premium sites
  • microfilm reader with computer for saving images - patrons are encouraged to bring a flash drive
  • microfiche reader

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Bountiful and Chattanooga FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Memphis Public Library, Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111

Tennessee Genealogical Society, 7779 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN 38138


Links[edit | edit source]

(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.)


Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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