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Archives for London

  • Archives for London (AfL) brings together everyone interested in archives in or about London – users, practitioners and enthusiasts.

Archives Hub

  • The Archives Hub brings together descriptions of thousands of the UK’s archive collections. Representing over 330 institutions across the country, the Archives Hub is an effective way to discover unique and often little-known sources to support your research. New descriptions are added every week, often representing collections being made available for the first time.

The British Association for Local History

  • BALH is the national charity which promotes local history and serves local historians.

British History Online

  • British History Online is the digital library containing some of the core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.

English Heritage

  • Champions our historic places and advises the Government and others to help today’s generation get the best out of our heritage and ensure that it is protected for future generations.

London Gazette

  • Published By Authority. Official Newspaper of Record for the UK and a modern, efficient way to disseminate and record official, regulatory and legal information in print, online and electronic form.

London Lives 1690 to 1800

  • London Lives makes available, in a fully digitised and searchable form, a wide range of primary sources about eighteenth-century London, with a particular focus on plebeian Londoners.

London Metropolitan Archives (LMA)

  • LMA is home to an extraordinary range of documents, images, maps, film and books about London.

London Record Society

  • The London Record Society is a charity founded in 1964 to stimulate interest in archives relating to London.

The London Society

  • Since its foundation in 1912, the Society has been active in reviewing and commenting on the planning and development of London, as well as in conservation.

The National Archives

  • The National Archives is the UK government’s official archive, containing over 1,000 years of history.

The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913

  • A fully searchable edition of the largest body of texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever published, containing 197,745 criminal trials held at London’s central criminal court.