Researching with Archives
Are you looking for ways to get your students linked to real archival research? Check out this helpful list of hints and strategies created by the Society of American Archivists.
But where do you find these repositiories? Try these lists:
From the University of Idaho
From Columbia University
For local, state, or regional history, try the following archival groups:
Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives - New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
Midwest Archives Conference - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
New England Archivists - Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island.
Society of Southwest Archivists - Arizona, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas.
Northwest Archivists - Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington.
For more archives in your state, district, or region be sure to check with our affiliate map.
Also check in our National Libraries, Archives and Directories under Research Central for even more.