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
5 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. Take a beginning course and learn how to organize genealogical materials and compose a personal history. Use the new Family Search Website to organize home and family sources. Participate in the intermediate course and become a historian and utilize the Family History Library Catalog to study land records and population movement, court records and military indexes. For those looking for more experience, come to this course 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 classes will be taught simultaneously. Includes two hours of individual consultation from a professional researcher. For a longer program, consider enrolling in program 23028
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Raquel Lindaas
Raquel Lindass loves the challenge of piecing together family histories! After earning a bachelor’s degree in history, and became accredited in Southern states research in 1998. She worked with various genealogical research companies, until becoming co-owner of Heritage Consulting with her husband, Stan. Raquel has research experience in various parts of the U.S., but enjoys the challenge of the South. She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists.
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Vicki Standing
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