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Since it was once first released in 1982 British records has tested itself because the most effective reference paintings to holdings of records and manuscript collections during the united kingdom. The third variation has been widely revised and enlarged with greater than one hundred fifty new entries, additional widening the diversity of the e-book. Entries are established to teach the records of the organization as detailed from deposited collections and critical non-manuscript fabric, and extra information of fax quantity and conservation provision are incorporated for the 1st time. all of the current entries were considerably up-to-date, including the opt for bibliography and checklist of necessary addresses of assorted organizations serious about the care and custody of data. The creation offers a useful advisor to researchers utilizing records, together with a precis of the appropriate laws and an in depth description of the standard holdings of county and different neighborhood authority list offices.

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The federation offers a forum for constituent societies as well as offering training and an international information service. Publications, aimed mainly at the genealogist, include many on different source materials. A list is available on request. G. Copnall, c/o The British Library, Great Russell Street, London WClB 3DG. Tel. {0171) 412 7559.

Tel. {0181) 450 9998. Founded in 1975, the society is concerned to promote the preservation and study of printed and MS ephemera of all types and subjects. It organises exhibitions, lectures and collectors' fairs and acts as an information forum for members through its publication The Ephemerist. Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) Administrator: Benson Room, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS. The federation offers a forum for constituent societies as well as offering training and an international information service.

III University of Glasgow, Archives, 351A -·-,Business Records Centre, 351C --,Greater Glasgow Health Board Archive, 351D - - , Library Department of Special Collections, 351B --,Scottish Brewing Archive, 351E University of Greenwich, 240 University of Huddersfield Library, 398 University of Hull, 403 University of Keele, Air Photo Library, 418 - - , Library, 419 University of Kent at Canterbury, 191 University of Leeds, Archive, 447 --,Brotherton Library, 446 --,see also Museum of the History of Education University of Leicester Library, 452 University of Liverpool, Archives Unit, 472 --,Sydney Jones Library, 473 University of London Library, 762 - - , see'also individual colleges, institutes and schools University of Manchester, 806 --,see also National Archive for the History of Computing University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, 807 University of Newcastle upon Tyne Library, 840 --,see also Hancock Museum University of North London, 584 University of Northumbria, 841 University of Nottingham Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections, 861 University of Oxford, see individual colleges, institutes and schools University of Paisley Library, 926 --,see also Ayrshire Sound Archive University of Reading, Department of Archives and Manuscripts, 955 - - , see also Rural History Centre University of Salford Library, 995 University of Sheffield Library, 1008 - - , see also Centre for English Cultural Tradition and Language University of Southampton Library, 1021 University of Stirling Library, I 032 University of Strathclyde, John Anderson Campus, 352A - - , Jordanhill Campus, 352B University of Surrey, 1065 - - , Library, 369A --,see also Guildford Institute; StMary's University College University of Sussex, 123A University of Ulster at Coleraine Library, 223 University of Wales, College of Librarianship, 12 - - , St David's University College, 436 University of Wales, Bangor, 45 University of Wales College of Cardiff, 196 University of Wales Swansea, 1046 University of Warwick, 230 - - , see also Modern Records Centre University of Westminster Archives, 763 University of York, see Borthwick Institute of Historical Research; Film Music Resource Centre Upper Norwood Library, 764 Ursuline Provincialate, App.

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