Archives Library Information Center (ALIC)

Research Tools

ALIC Catalogs

The ALIC's Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) contains over 67,000 bibliographic records, with more records being added on a weekly basis.

The Microfilm Catalog allows you to search for microfilm publications descriptions via keywords, microfilm IDs, record group number, and/or NARA Viewing Location.

Other Research Tools

Bibliographies & Pathfinders lists collections in ALIC and links to other holdings that reference government records in NARA.

Current Staff Writings includes a bibliography of NARA staff publications from 1999 to the present.

Government Publications lists collections and guides to documents in the Archives Library Information Center and online links to other government information.

Journals and Periodical Literature lists both NARA resources and links to other resources.

Online Databases is a list of searchable databases accessible in the library.

Reference at Your Desk contains highly recommended websites topically organized.

Special Collections contains bibliographies of ALIC's special collections.

Training & Management Resources includes staff training materials, training schedules, and reading lists.

The Virtual Library contains links to full text books, pamphlets, newspapers and historical documents on the World Wide Web