Looking for archival material in support of your research? Use these links to locate archival material around the world:
Contains nearly a million collection descriptions from thousands of libraries, archives, and museums.
Gateway to archival resources from over eight hundred repositories across Canada contains linked archival repository databases for each province.
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.
- Connecticut State Library Collections
State Archives has finding aids, manuscripts, pictorial and genealogies for research needs.
- Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
Contains material documenting the history of UCONN and of the State of Connecticut.
- Library of Congress
Finding aids can be searched by collection, date, name, location and subject.
- National Archives and Records Administration
(NARA) oversees the preservation of United States federal government materials.
- AAD (Access to Archival Databases)
Search engine for some of NARA's holdings of electronic records.
- Archives Wiki
Sponsored by the American Historical Association, this page links to several archives from around the world and provides commentary about the archives from a researcher perspective.
- National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
The NUCMC provides descriptions of manuscript and archival collections from a wide variety of American repositories.
- Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record keeper of the Smithsonian.
- Repositories of Primary Sources
Compiled by Terry Abraham has listings to over 3400 websites describing holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources for the research scholar.