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BYU-Idaho Family History Center
Weekdays: David O. McKay Library, East Wing, 2nd floor Sundays: Manwaring Center Crossroads - South Area (bring own laptop) Monday -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
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FDREL 261 HELP
FDREL 261 students, if after reading the instructions and helps provided in a lesson or lab assignment, if you still have questions, you are invited to contact a TA by selecting one of the methods listed below.
- By email: FDREL261help@gmail.com
- By phone: 208-496-9538
- Through the FDREL 261 Adobe Connect room: type your name to log in as a guest
- Google Live Chat (text only): Log in to your Google account and conduct a live chat with a TA using the "FDREL261help" Google name listed above
- Google+ Hangout (video chat): Log in to your Google account and participate in a Hangout
If you choose a method other than email, please be aware that the TA's are available between 9am and 5pm Mountain Time, Monday through Friday (excluding University holidays and during Devotional on Tuesday afternoons from 1:45 pm -3:15 pm).
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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