Should You Be Ordering Microfilm Right Away?
Ordering microfilm from the Family History Library is being discontinued as of 31 August 2017. You might be wondering if you should be ordering microfilm right away. The answer might be yes. First, determine if you will need any microfilm in the near future and determine if that microfilm has been digitized or not. Don’t understand what I’m talking about? Read on to find out!
- FamilySearch Digital Records Access Replacing Microfilm, Press Release, June 26, 2017
- Finding Digital Images of Records on FamilySearch.org, How-to PDF, June 26, 2017
- Digital Records Access Replacing Microfilm Frequently Asked Questions, FamilySearch
- FamilySearch to Discontinue It's Microfilm Distribution Service, Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter, 26 June 2017