ArchiveGrid provides access to detailed archival
collection descriptions. It is an important
destination for searching for historical documents,
personal papers and family histories held in archives
throughout the world. Researchers can learn about the
contents of these collections, contact archives to
arrange a visit to examine materials or order copies—all
from one simple intuitive search. ArchiveGrid’s
search engine brings you results that include
the title of the collection, holding institution, brief
description and a link to an extended description.
includes nearly a million descriptions of
archival collections held by thousands of libraries,
museums, historical societies and archives worldwide.
With its online archival collection descriptions, it
helps you to discover primary source information and
their locations more quickly than ever before. Students, faculty, librarians, genealogists,
scholars, researchers and authors can all make use of ArchiveGrid. Anyone seeking historical collections from
Amsterdam to Toronto, Cairo to Sydney, San Francisco to
London, now has a trusted tool.