Reading rooms

The reading room is the core of customer service.

Reprographic services and copies

Find out how to get copies of documents in our collection.

Photography at the archives

Photography at the archives is usually permitted, but you need permission to do it.


Our libraries

Each of our branches has a library to help with research.

Genealogical research

Find out more about your roots.

Enquiry services

The enquiry service of the National Archives helps citizens, authorities and others to obtain required information and copies of documents that are preserved by the Archives.