Archives Research Tutorial



What records do we have?

What should you expect?

Finding & accessing records

Handling records

Records appraisal & analysis

Integrating records into your assignment

Citing records in your assignment

What Records Do We Have?

Checking out our website provides a great introduction to the Archives. Here you can view descriptions of our collections, and search for records that may help you with your project.

Go to the Archives' homepage and click on Our Collections to see a listing of our holdings arranged by alphabetical order, by type, or by subject area. Note: not all of the Archives' collections are listed online. Don't worry too much if you can't find anything relating directly to your research topic - come visit the Archives and one of the staff members can assist you in finding potential source materials for your assignment.