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Social Science electronic resources: Archives

Except where stated, titles listed here are only available within the Library - access from outside the Library is not available for licensing reasons.

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Title
Brief description
Format
A2A Allows users to search and browse for information about archives in England from 900 to the present day. It also allows you to search across the detailed catalogues from over 340 repositories.
This site is freely available on the Internet.
Online resource
National Archives, Kew Includes access to the catalogue (PROCAT) and a useful set of online research guides.
This site is freely available on the Internet.
Online resource
National Register of Archives Contains information on the nature and location of manuscripts and historical records that relate to British history.
This site is freely available on the Internet.
Online resource