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You can now search this data using a new upgraded version of Discovery. As well as featuring a new search engine, enhanced filters and improved advanced search options for the millions of records in our collection, Discovery now searches records held by more than 2,500 archives across the country.

We will close Access to Archives by autumn 2014.

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Access to Archives

Part of the UK archives network

Access to Archives logoA2A is part of the UK archives network. The A2A database contains catalogues describing archives held locally in England and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day.

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