The storage facility, built literally into a mountainside, is located about 25 miles from downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.
Records contained in the Family History Library (which are safeguarded in the mountain vault) and in Family Search databases have been gathered from a wide variety of sources worldwide in an ongoing collection effort that has been under way for more than a century.
[text box with screen captures of both pages]Here is what Family Search looks like now, and the current concept design (Alpha) for the new home page.
The expected release date for the new site design has not been made public.
Most of us are not be able to access n FS right now until the full roll-out, but as it becomes available and their new products and services are fully developed, they will be added to their Web site and announcements made. Family Search Labs - a look at some of the new things Family Search is working on.
Family Search Records Search - can search millions of new indexed records for your ancestors.“New Family Search” Preview A major project to improve Family Search has been in process for the past few years to upgrade the software and infrastructure.They have been developing ways to make organizing, viewing and sharing personal family histories online easier, faster and more accurate for more people.It assists you in finding your ancestors, and offers information on how to find, use, and analyze records of genealogical value for beginners, intermediate and expert researchers.Since this is a wiki Web site, you can add to existing articles or write new articles.