This database provides online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections owned by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. Helpful for finding historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives. Through the database, researchers can learn about the contents of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials or order copies. Subject strengths of the database include History, Humanities, Art & Architecture, Social Sciences and Genealogy.
Collection descriptions from more than 2,500 libraries, museums and archives worldwide, such as:
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - Art Institute of Chicago - Bostonian Society - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Cornell University Library - Harvard University - International Institute of Social History (IISH) - Minnesota Historical Society - Museum of Northern Arizona - National Library of Australia - New York Public Library - Orthodox Church in America - Putnam County Historical Society - Radio City Music Hall - Smithsonian Institution - Archives of American Art - State Library of Massachusetts - University of Minnesota - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - University of Warwick