Research Guides and Resources
The National Archives at Seattle has a variety of guides, reference information papers, lists, and other finding aids available to help you discover the records in our holdings. At this time, we only a have a small number of guides and finding aids available online. If you would like to learn more about what records we may have from a specific Federal agency or office, please contact us.
- Guide to Archival Holdings at the National Archives at Seattle
- Guides for Frequently Requested Records at the National Archives at Seattle
- Finding Aids
- Microfilm Collection at the National Archives at Seattle
Check out our Microfilm Holdings Guide for more information on the microfilm publications we have at Seattle.
Search the National Archives Microfilm Catalog available at the National Archives in Seattle
- From the Microfilm Search page, click on the blue "Use our Microfilm Search" button
- Click on "Advanced Search" (link is to the right of the Search button)
- Under "Viewing Location", select the Pacific Alaska Region (Seattle) from the dropdown menu
- Click on "Search"
- Tip: You can narrow your search by entering a term under "Subject Terms", such as "military" or "census".