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David O. McKay Library, East Wing, 2nd floor
Sundays: Manwaring Center Crossroads - South Area (bring own laptop) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday evenings, 7:00-9:00, Smith 440 - By Appointment Only Call 208-496-9536 (bring own laptops)
Douglas R. and Aldene Poole
Assistant Directors: John and Diane Pierce
We are to do temple work for OUR ancestors! Come to the BYU-Idaho Family History Center and let us help! FamilySearch Family Tree, Ancestry.com, Indexing, Beginning Research, Advanced Research are all there just for you! Learn about the great tools available to add sources to your ancestors. We will help you search your ancestors on the Internet, using books, and through the Spirit.
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Welcome to BYU-Idaho Special Collections and Archives. View our introduction page to learn about us and what we have to offer.
View the Ricks College Scroll online from 1933 to 1975.
BYU-Idaho Family History Resources
- Eastern Idaho Death Records
- Family History & Genealogy Research
- Idaho State Death Index 1911-1951
- Japanese Immigrants to the United States 1887-1924
- Reference Service/Requests
- Ricks College/BYUI Alumni Obituaries
- Ricks College/BYUI Yearbooks
- Western States Historical Marriage Records Index
Family History Help
Major Internet Sources Outside BYU-Idaho
- FamilySearch.org Sites
- Sites Available on Campus Only (Click for List)
- Ancestry.com - Online Family Tree
- Ancestry.com/RootsWeb - Social Security Index
- Heritage Quest (UMI)
- Family Tree Maker Online
- World Family Tree Search Engine
- Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites
- Persi - Periodical Source Index
- National Archives and Records Genealogy Page
- Vital Records
Helps For Using Our Site
Western States Family History Web Sites