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About the Family History Computer Lab

The Family History Lab is a workshop lab for Religion 261 students. Workshops are taught for six weeks during the first half of the semester. After the workshops are completed, the lab is available all day as an open and help lab for students to ask the Lab TAs questions.

Workshops are located in 1031C JFSB, while open lab hours are located in the BYU Family History Library.

You can reach the Computer Lab in the following ways:

Telephone  

(801) 422-1110  

Please do not call while workshops are in session. Refer to the lab schedule below.

Email

To chat with a lab assistant during lab hours, email to familyhistorylab@gmail.com.

 

Fall 2018

Regular Schedule

Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
9:00 Open Lab Open Lab Open Lab Open Lab Workshop Closed
10:00 Open Lab Workshop Open Lab Open Lab Workshop Closed
11:00 Open Lab Devotional Open Lab Closed Open Lab Closed
12:00 Open Lab Workshop Open Lab Workshop Workshop Closed
1:00 Workshop Workshop Open Lab Workshop Workshop Closed
2:00 Workshop Workshop Open Lab Workshop Workshop Closed
3:00 Workshop Open Lab Workshop Workshop Open Lab Closed
4:00 Workshop Open Lab Workshop Open Lab Open Lab Closed
5:00 Closed Open Lab Workshop Open Lab Closed Closed
6:00 Closed Open Lab Workshop Open Lab Closed Closed
7:00 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed

 

Exceptions to the regular schedule:

  • The Lab will be closed November 21-23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Religion 261 Workshops

Sep 17–21 Workshop 1 Family Tree
Sep 24–28 Workshop 2 RootsMagic and Case Study
Oct 1–5 Workshop 3 FamilySearch--Records, Wiki, Catalog, etc.
Oct 8–12 Workshop 4 Large Online Databases
Oct 15–19 Workshop 5 Small, Topic-Specific Databases
Oct 22–26 Workshop 6 Indexing

 

Lab Assistants

  Hailey Heather Taieno Shelbie Taylor
 
   Southern U.S.

Scandinavian & British

Chicago & Polish U.S. & German Northern U.S. & Jewish

Lab Supervisor


Robert Call