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Genealogy: Libraries

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Libraries & Archives


Local Libraries

*LDS Family History Centers
Maintained by the Latter Day Saints, you may search for a local Family History Center, which are open to the public. All are welcome to use the facilities. They do not accept requests for information by mail.

Fremont California
48950 Green Valley Road
Fremont, CA
Hours W-Th 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m; Sat 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; Sun 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed on three-day holiday weekends; General Conference weekends; week of Thanksgiving and last two weeks of December.

Oakland California
4766 Lincoln Avenue
Oakland, CA
Phone: 510-531-3905
Hours: T-Th 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.; F 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed: Closed the last two weeks of December.