Australia

Directory of Archives in Australia

Australian Society of Archivists, Directory of Archives details 489+ institutions, organisations and individuals. These include national and state archival institutions, university archives, school archives, business records, film and sound archives, oral histories, and local historical societies. Contact information and website…

eHive – Web-based Collection Cataloguing System

This system is used worldwide by museums, galleries, libraries, archives, societies and private collectors. You can explore 737,696+ objects. These include art, artefacts, books, photographs, specimens and much more. Use the Explore eHive tab to key word search by surname…

Australian Trade Union Archives

This site is a gateway for researchers and scholars of labour history. It links together historical detail, archival resources, published material and information about Australian industrial organisations, mainly trade unions but also employer bodies. New

ArchiveGrid

ArchiveGrid includes over three million records describing archival materials,bringing together information about historical documents, personal papers, family histories, and more.  Over 1,000 different archival institutions are represented, providing access to primary source materials held in archives, libraries, museums and historical…

The National Archives – Find an Archive in the UK and Beyond

You can find an archive using the map or choose a region in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales. You can also find archives in other countries with an lphabetical browse. This directory provides contact details and links to record…

Trove – National Library of Australia

Trove is a collaboration between the National Library of Australia and hundreds of Australian cultural, community and research institutions. Trove offers a single search across millions of items with more than 6 billion digital items available. It is free and…

Australian Society of Archivists – Directory of Archives

tThis directory lists contact details, access conditions, acquisition focus and web links to a diverse range of Australian archives.  The directory is currently not available on the Australian Society of Archivists site but has been archived by PANDORA.

National Archives of Australia

The National Archives of Australia serves as the national archives of the nation. It cares for and makes accessible the most significant Australian Government records to help tell our national story – past, present and future. It holds 40+ million…

Noel Butlin Archives Centre (NBAC)

The NBAC collects business and labour records from Australian companies, trade unions, industry bodies and professional organisations. The NBAC holds the records of large companies such as the Australian Agricultural Company, Burns Philip, CSR Ltd, Dalgety’s,Tooth and Company and the…

National Film and Sound Archive

This archive collects, preserves and shares our rich audiovisual heritage. The collection holds more than 1.6 million works including films, television and radio programs, videos, audio tapes, records, compact discs, phonograph cylinders and wire recordings. It also holds documents and…