United Kingdom Top Sites for Archives

    The Internet Archive

    Nonprofit organisation established to preserve Web sites by taking regular "snapshots". The Wayback Machine provides links to older versions of a webpage. There are special collections, for example on Web pioneers.

    archive.org

    wikiHow

    wikiHow is a wiki based collaboration to build the world’s largest, highest quality how to manual. Our multilingual how to manual has free step-by-step instructions on how to do all types of things.

    wikihow.com

    The National Archives

    Promotes and manages the UK's archival collections. Details of collections and services, information for visitors, and an online search.

    nationalarchives.gov.uk

    arXiv.org e-Print Archive

    Fully automated electronic archive and distribution server for research papers, hosted at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

    arxiv.org

    Scopus.com (Elsevier)

    Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of research literature and quality web sources. It s designed to find the information scientists need. Quick, easy and comprehensive, Scopus provides superior support of the literature research process.

    scopus.com

    The National Archives of Ireland

    Information including research and genealogical material. Online databases, including convict transportation records.

    nationalarchives.ie

    Internet Sacred Text Archive

    Ongoing project to publish etexts of the Oxford "Sacred Texts of the East"; online HTML; sales of CD-ROM.

    sacred-texts.com

    Search Quotes - Searchquotes - Searchquotes.com

    Best collection of famous quotes and sayings on the web! Quotes from famous authors, movies and people. Amazing quotes to bring inspiration, personal growth, love and happiness to your everyday life.

    searchquotes.com

    20,000 Names

    Includes names from around the world for use with babies and pets.

    20000-names.com

    Alldatasheet

    Free datasheet archive and search for electronic components and semiconductors.

    alldatasheet.com

    Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

    PRONI is the official place of deposit for public records in Northern Ireland. Includes location, visitor information, virtual tour, publications and indexes to records held.

    proni.gov.uk

    WebCite

    On-demand archiving system for web pages, usable for generating permanent references. Information about the service; archiving and search forms.

    webcitation.org

    Open Source Shakespeare

    Perform detailed searches on Shakespeare's complete works, look up words in the concordance, and display all of a character's speeches, among other useful things.

    opensourceshakespeare.org

    NHS London

    Strategic Health Authority. News, publications, and details of NHS services within the capital.

    london.nhs.uk

    Plane Crash Information

    Aviation accident database with brief analysis and links to official determinations. Voice recordings, aircraft specifications, statistics, sorts by carrier or aircraft type, links and reference.

    planecrashinfo.com

    Nifty Erotic Stories Archive - Gay Fiction

    A freely-accessible archive of tens of thousands of sexually-explicit erotic stories involving alternative sexualities (queer, gay male, lesbian, bisexual, and trans).

    niftyarchives.org

    Internet FAQ Consortium

    This searchable archive contains Usenet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) postings in hypertext format and in FTP archive textual format, and information about FAQ authoring and FAQ maintenance. Also includes an RFC archive.

    faqs.org

    Archives Hub

    A major national gateway to archive collections held in UK universities and colleges, forming part of the National Archives Network.

    archiveshub.ac.uk

    The Long, Long Trail

    Historical information about the British Army in the Great War: military units, formations, battles, and heroes. Extensive section on how to research a soldier, for genealogy.

    1914-1918.net

    Cryptome

    Cryptome welcomes documents for publication that are prohibited by governments worldwide, in particular material on freedom of expression, privacy, cryptology, dual-use technologies, national security, intelligence, and secret governance -- open, secret a

    cryptome.org

    UK Data Archive

    Provides the largest collection of digital data in the social sciences and humanities in the United Kingdom.

    data-archive.ac.uk

    Net Lawman

    UK legal document suppliers specialising in online legal advice on a range of legal issues including employment law and property law.

    netlawman.co.uk

    Inventory of Canadian Digital Initiatives

    Provides descriptions of Canadian information resources created for the Internet, including general digital collections, resources centered around a particular theme, and reference sources and databases.

    collectionscanada.gc.ca

    Érudit

    Portail canadien de revues, de dépôt d'articles et d'ouvrages électroniques.

    erudit.org

    Vaughn s One-Page Summaries

    Contains one-page summaries on biology, computers, food, google, the internet, local history, medicine, religion, sports, etc.

    vaughns-1-pagers.com

    Библиотекарь.ру

    Статьи и книги по истории и искусству, энциклопедии. Художественные галереи и коллекции.

    bibliotekar.ru

    Arkivverket

    En samlebetegnelse for Riksarkivaren, de regionale statsarkivene samt Sámi Arkiiva (samisk arkiv). Kataloger, formidling av arkivalier via internett samt lover og forskrifter for arkivdrift.

    arkivverket.no

    Poetry Archive

    Directory-structured database of famous poetry, both written in English and translated.

    poetry-archive.com

    International World History Project

    Provides an overview of Western history from ancient Sumeria to the present, including profiles of major figures, timelines, photos, and interactive features.

    history-world.org

    Society of Archivists

    Established in the UK, in 1947 to promote the care and preservation of archives and the better administration of archive repositories to advance the training of its members and to encourage relevant research and publication.

    archives.org.uk

    Danish National Archives

    The state archives include the Danish National Business Archives, the Danish Data Archives, and the four regional archives at Viborg, Aabenraa, Odense and Copenhagen. Services, collections, genealogy.

    sa.dk

    The Society of American Archivists (SAA)

    A professional organization dedicated to ensuring the identification, preservation, and use of records of historical value. Resources include professional education and organization directories, glossary, education and events, publication access and membe

    archivists.org

    CAPT.org

    Catalog with over 400 books, audio-visual materials, and teaching materials for training and education of the MBTI, PMAI, MMTIC, and KGI assessments. Books related to psychological type, the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, archetypes, and the personality the

    capt.org

    Kalender 1800-2400

    Der Online-Kalender zeigt alle Jahre von 1800 bis 2400.

    kalender-365.de

    INFORMS Simulation Society

    Society information, its newsletter, list of conferences and workshops, and simulation information and links.

    informs-sim.org

    Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

    Founded by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, to make available the collected works of Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa. Contains biographies of the Lamas as well as many teachings by them.

    lamayeshe.com

    Finland - Statistics Finland

    Comprehensive information including, consumer prices, finance, income, private consumption, trade and the environment. [English/Finnish/Swedish]

    stat.fi