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Toronto, ON, Canada
This is the web presence of the Toronto Family History Centre, located at 24 Ferrand Drive, Toronto, at Don Mills and Eglinton, 416-422-5480, ext 111. Its purpose is to provide information about the Centre, the list of resources available here and the weekly genealogy Bulletin, containing articles, resources and links. The Toronto FHC is a branch facility of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City and provides access to microfilms and microfiche in the Family History Library to help patrons identify their ancestors. Everyone is welcome to come to the centre and use our resources.

Resources

The Toronto Family History Centre has 8 microfilm readers, 4 microfiche readers and 8 computers for patrons to use.

Patrons have free access to many subscription websites like:
     FindMyPast.co.uk
     Ancestry - Library Edition
     19th Century British Newspapers
     TheGenealogist.co.uk
     Access Newspaper Archive
     Fold3.com
     AlexanderStreet.com
     Godfrey Memorial Library
     Heritage Quest Online
     Historic Map Works Library Edition
Please come to our centre to find out how this can help your research.
 
The Toronto Family History Centre has approximately 15,000 items - books, CDs, fiche and microfilms available to use at the Centre.  A list of these resources is available to download here:  List of All Resources.  The resources are grouped by "Region" according to their content or subject matter.  Resources with general content without a specific geographic area, as well as compiled genealogies of families, are listed together first, in a "General" Section. The remaining resources are then grouped and listed by the geographic area of their content or subject matter.
 
This list of resources uses standard abbreviations for countries and counties/states/provinces.  For a complete list of the codes and a short introduction, please download this file: Introduction and Chapman Codes 

List of All Resources 2014 01 29
List of All Films by Number
List of All Books
List of All CDs
List of West Indies Resources by Country
All 2013 Bulletins
All 2012 Bulletins
All 2011 Bulletins
All 2010 Bulletins
All 2009 Bulletins
All 2008 Bulletins