The SGSI Macek Research Center was established in 2009, finding its first "home" within the Slovenian Museum and Archives which opened at the same time. In 2012, the Macek Research Center moved to its own space at 6415 St. Clair Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Macek Research Center is open every Saturday from 12 noon until 4 p.m.; other hours by appointment.
Please contact the Macek Research Center at: [email protected], call 440-655-3954, or write to the SGSI Macek Research Center, 6415 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103 to let us know of your visit on a given Saturday.
SGSI Macek Research Center Collection Includes
Surname indices from Slovenian newspapers, societies, churches, koledars, books and other publications found in the U.S., Canada, Slovenia, and Australia
Books from selected areas of Slovenia listing surnames, house names, addresses
Slovenian telephone books
Obituaries and prayer cards
Historical / current atlases
Numerous language dictionaries
Small holdings for Gottschee settlement
Books dealing with Slovenia's history--World War I, World War II
* 3 x 5 card index file for Forest City, PA
* 3 x 5 card index file of Slovenians collected when the Society first began