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  • What is British Online Archives?

    British Online Archives contains a range of historical collections. These are relevant to university students and researchers. Our collections focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences.

  • Who is your audience?

    We target universities and national libraries around the world. Researchers are also welcome.

  • What areas do you specialise in?

    Our collections are relevant to Atlantic studies, African studies, social and political history, colonial rule, warfare, revolution and the history of slavery.

  • Who are your existing clients?

    Our current clients include some of the finest academic institutions, mainly within the United Kingdom and North America. These include members of the Ivy League and Russell Group.

  • Where can I learn more about British Online Archives?

    Please feel free to explore British Online Archives through our suite of online videos freely available here here..

  • How are your collections fit-for-purpose?

    We use the help of experts to assist in this process as well as our in-house team of editors to ensure our collections are accessible and relevant.

  • Where are your collections sourced from?

    We typically work with some of the finest UK libraries and archive holdings. These include the National Archives, British Library, National Library of Scotland, and many more.

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