2. Search the Library - Go to Library, Library Catalog, then Place Search. Type in a place name in Germany, or a city or village that you found in the Ancestor Search. This will tell you what records have been filmed by the Mormon church and made available through local LDS Family History Centers. They usually cover churches, civil registers, emigration lists, tax lists etc. Most of these records for Germany will be in German, Latin, French or Polish, depending on the geographic area.