Browse links to other repositories with natural history archives collections.
Museum staff working on a whale carcass, 1930s.
Encyclopedia of Australian Science
For the papers of antipodean scientists
Search a wealth of archives held at UK universities and colleges
UK Government datasets (archived)
Archival digital data from UK government departments and agencies
Access to Archives (A2A)
A database of catalogues from archival bodies across England
Manuscripts and Letters via Integrated Networks in Europe, a network of European libraries, archives, documentation centres and museums
Collection level descriptions of the archives of over 100 higher education institutions, cultural organisations and livery companies in the Greater London area.
Bridson, Gavin D R, Phillips, Valerie C and Harvey, Anthony P. 1980. Natural history manuscript resources in the British Isles. London: Mansel
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The Natural History Museum was part of the British Museum until 1963. Records relating to the Natural History Museum prior to 1881 may be found here.
Lionel Walter Rothschild bequeathed his vast collections at Tring to the Museum, and Miriam Rothschild was a talented entomologist, botanist and zoologist. Search the Rothschild Achive here.