This guide identifies sources available for discovering your family history. It includes websites, indexes, and printed materials.
Last Updated: Sep 14, 2015
Welcome to the Family History Resources guide provided by the Church History Library. This guide is intended to help you find and use resources to learn more about your ancestors and to help with your research.
- General LDS Church History
This Research Guide helps people study about people, places, and events related to the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the LDS Church History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.
- Leaders of the LDS Church
This is a study guide which helps students of the Gospel learn more about the leaders of various organizations in the Church.
- LDS Journal History
This study guide will explain the different formats for Journal History and how to access Journal History articles from 1830 to the present.
- LDS Church website
The official website for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
- LDS Church History website
The official website for the history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. This website provides links to videos and articles about Church history, as well as links to resources available through the Church History Library.
- LDS Church History Library Catalog
The online catalog for the Church History Library used to locate items in the library's collections. Please note that in order to best use this catalog, you should sign in using an LDS Account username and password.
- The Story Lives Here
This is a video presentation about the way stories are preserved and used at the Church History Library, and gives insight into the reason the Church emphasizes the importance of personal and public historical accounts.
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