Special collections & archives - other useful resources

Special collections & archives in the University Library Listed by subject and alphabetically
Procurement Case Study A summary of the experience of procuring a digital preservation system at the University of Sheffield
A2A (Access to Archives) Catalogues describing archives held locally in England and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day
Archives Hub A national gateway to archive collections held in U.K. universities and colleges
Discovery
Discovery catalogue - holds more than 32 million descriptions of records held by The National Archives and more than 2,500 archives across the country
Library of Congress Digital Collections Digitized material from the Library of Congress including digitized photographs, manuscripts, maps, sound recordings, motion pictures, and books, as well as "born digital" materials such as Web sites.
National Archives National archive for England, Wales and the United Kingdom
UK Sound Directory A directory of UK sound collections created by the British Library. Information on 3,015 collections, from 488 collection holders, containing 1.9 million items.