The National Archives Catalog

The National Archives Catalog

**The National Archives Catalog is currently offline. We apologize for the inconvenience. In order to thoroughly analyze and test the functionality, we expect the Catalog to be back up by 6am Monday, June 18th. Thank you for your continued patience.** 

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We’re excited to announce that in the National Archives Catalog you can now:

  • Enjoy the updated homepage featuring background images from Catalog records
  • Add your comments on digitized records, descriptions, and authority records
  • Find what you need with a more intuitive advanced search
  • Efficiently browse search results with better “Next Page” link placement
  • Track your citizen archivist contributions with updated user account pages
  • Add data from scanned records to your developer toolbox with increased API functionality

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