Manchester City Archives

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Contents

Orientation

Coordinates

Address

Manchester Archives and Local Studies,
Central Library,
St Peter's Square,
Manchester,
M2 5PD, UK

Website

http://www.manchester.gov.uk/site/scripts/documents_info.php?categoryID=448&documentID=440

Telephone

0161 234 1980

Fax

0161 274 7054

Email

archiveslocalstudies@manchester.gov.uk

Schedule & hours

Monday to Thursday 9am-4pm

Working language(s)

(what languages do you need, and what languages can you limp by on?)

Directions to the archive

A map to the archives is provided on their website.

Holdings

A searchable catalog for their holdings is available online.

Research procedures

Access

(what permits, identity documents, or letters of reference do you need to present? how far in advance must you begin to register?)

Permitted and prohibited items

(if possible, account for laptop computers, cameras, scanners, phones, pens and pencils, loose papers, and so on)

  • Permitted:
  • Prohibited:

Document ordering and delivery

(how do you request documents? how many can you order at a time? how are documents delivered?)

Photocopying, photography, microfilming

(what are costs, permits, and page limits? how long do you have to wait?)

Key individuals

(give names of archive staff and other individuals who can help researchers)

Practicalities

There is a cafe in the basement which has hot and cold drinks and snacks. The restrooms are also located in the basement.

See also

(links to relevant websites and resources)

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