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BYUI Family History Center

David O. McKay Library, East Wing, 2nd floor
Sundays: Manwaring Center Crossroads - South Area (bring own laptop) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday evenings: Smith 440 - By Appointment Only Call 208-496-9536 (bring own laptops)

Douglas R. and Aldene Poole
Assistant Directors: John and Diane Pierce

Whether you are just beginning your family history or have worked on it for years, we have the facilities and the missionaries to help.  We will help you with FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch, Indexing, RootsMagic, etc. We will help you research on the Internet and research using books and source your data:

Missionaries available at the following times:

Mon.: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Mon.: 7:00pm for FHE Groups
Tue.: Thu.: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Fri.:9:00am - 5:00pm
Sat.: 11:00am - 3:00pm

Jan 1 -2: Closed (New Year)
Jan 5: Closed (Break)
Jan 21: 10:15am - 5pm (HRD)
Feb 18: 10:15am - 5pm (P.D.)
Apr 6: Closed (LDS Conf.)
Apr 15-19: 10:00am - 4:30pm
April 20: Closed (Break)

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Manwaring Crossroads-South Area by Information Desk – Bring your own laptop

* Sundays: 10:00 am-6:00 pm (Individuals and Groups)

Evening groups: Smith Building - room 440
Mondays: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (FHE Groups)
Tuesday: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Any Group)
Wednesday: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (Any Group)

Mar 31: Closed (Easter)
Apr 7 - 31: Closed (LDS Conf.)
Apr 14: Closed: (Break)

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