Genealogy at the World-Famous Family History Library
Join genealogical experts at the world’s largest genealogy research library to discover your family’s own unique story.
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Program No. 7031RJ
7 days
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At a Glance

Unlock the clues to your ancestors’ fascinating past at the renowned and world's largest genealogy research library — the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Learn how to organize genealogical materials and compose a personal history. Use the new Family Search Website to organize home and family sources. Participate and become a historian and utilize the Family History Library Catalog to study land records and population movement, court records and military indexes and continue to learn and use the Family History Library to further utilize records, indexes, newspapers and beyond.
Activity Level
Easy Going
Walking up to two blocks on paved surface. Elevations of 4,500 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn about your family’s history in the world’s largest genealogical library.
  • Absorb the rich details of your ancestry through private consultations with a professional researcher.
  • Enjoy free time around downtown Salt Lake City

General Notes

Designed for all levels of family researchers; Beginner and Intermediate & Beyond, no matter what experience you may have. There will be classes provided in the morning and afternoon, therefore, everyone will be together in one room, for each class, learning the same thing at the same time.
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Vicki Standing
Vicki Standing has a degree in Family History and a Masters Degree in Library Science. She worked for 15 years as a reference consultant in the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, and spent four years working on VIP research projects for the library. She is accredited in the Midwest States, but has done significant research across the United States. She also excels in Native American and African American family history.
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Vicki Standing
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