Our projects

Find details of our latest projects, covering a variety of topics and sectors.

See the research we are undertaking on the conservation and preservation of documents and our latest collaborations in the area of digital preservation.

We have also been involved with a number of innovative projects to make our historical sources more accessible, including:

Discovery is our catalogue. Find out about how to explore archival collections from The National Archives and over 2,500 archives across the UK.

The National Archives Cataloguing Strategy Panel looks at how well projects would improve the searchability of our content.

In 2013 the government began its move towards releasing records when they are 20 years old, instead of 30.

Along with our partners, we are carrying out research that looks to create a generic, extensible approach to tracing the lives of real people through time.