About the Genealogy and Local History Section
Our mission is to be a voice for genealogy and local history librarians in the international information community, to facilitate networking among subject specialists and libraries, archives, museums, and related societies and institutions, and to encourage the development of genealogy and local history collections and user services.
- Be a voice for genealogy and local history librarians in the international information community.
- Facilitate and promote global networking among genealogy and local history professionals and between libraries, archives, and museums serving genealogists and family and local historians.
- Support and promote improved traditional and electronic genealogy and local history reference services.
- Proactively address data privacy and information access concerns that affect genealogy and local history collections and services.
Russell S. Lynch
Family History Library
50 East North Temple Street (JSMB6W)
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah 84150
Tel. + (1) 801 240 1315
Fax + (1) 801 240 5535
Elizabeth Anne Melrose
5 Albion Street, Skeldergate
York YO1 6HJ
Tel. +44 (0)1904 644335
Randy Jay Olsen
Assistant Information Coordinator
New Zealand Church History Center Director
Church History Department, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Last update: 12 February 2013