British Online Archives

November 8, 2017, by Sarah

On trial: British Online Archives

Our latest trial is British Online Archives. This is an online platform providing students and academics access to primary source material from archives held within both private collections and institutions across Britain.

British Online ArchivesThe growing collections include: War diaries from World War 1; Military Intelligence files from the Cold War and World War Two; documents from the Bryant & May Matchwomen’s Strike, 1888. The collections cover 6 continents and 1000 years of world history. You can explore subjects ranging from politics and warfare, to slavery and revolution.

The trial runs until 25th November 2017. Do let us know what you think. Please send your feedback to

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