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<big>'''Welcome to the AHA's Archives Wiki'''</big>
 
<big>'''Welcome to the AHA's Archives Wiki'''</big>
  
Archives Wiki is sponsored by the [http://www.historians.org American Historical Association]. It is intended to be a clearinghouse of information about archival resources throughout the world. While it is primarily designed to be useful to historians and others doing historical research, we hope that researchers in many disciplines will find it useful.  
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Archives Wiki is sponsored by the [http://www.historians.org American Historical Association]. It is intended to be a clearinghouse of information about archival resources throughout the world. While it is primarily designed to be useful to historians and others doing historical research, we hope that researchers in many disciplines will find it useful.
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'''If you're looking for the National History Center webpage, please go to [http://nationalhistorycenter.org nationalhistorycenter.org].'''
  
Anyone may use the wiki. Contributing to the wiki requires a free registration. Before adding new pages, please be sure that the institution you are looking for is not already included. Please consult the [[Contributor Guidelines]]
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October is American Archives Month! Contribute information about US Archives you've visited. For more information about American Archives Month, [http://www2.archivists.org/initiatives/american-archives-month see the page on the Society of American Archivists site].
  
The American Historical Association reserves the right to remove any inappropriate materials.
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=== FIND Archives===
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To read or update an existing entry, '''search''' by keyword using the box to the left, or '''browse''' by location:
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*'''[[countries|All Countries (A-Z)]]'''
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*'''[[US States]]'''
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{|
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*[[:Category:Australia|Australia]]
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*[[:Category:Brazil|Brazil]]
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*[[:Category:Canada|Canada]]
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*[[:Category:China|China]]
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*[[:Category:Egypt|Egypt]]
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*[[:Category:El Salvador|El Salvador]]
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*[[:Category:France|France]]
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*[[:Category:Germany|Germany]]
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*[[:Category:India|India]]
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*[[:Category:Indonesia|Indonesia]]
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*[[:Category:Italy|Italy]]
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*[[:Category:Japan|Japan]]
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*[[:Category:Mexico|Mexico]]
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*[[:Category:Poland|Poland]]
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*[[:Category:Russia|Russia]]
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*[[:Category:Spain|Spain]]
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*[[:Category:Turkey|Turkey]]
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*[[:Category:UK|United Kingdom]]
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|}
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*'''[[Archive Directories]]''' outside of Archives Wiki.
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*'''[[:Category:digital archive|Digital Archives]]'''
  
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=== CONTRIBUTE Information ===
  
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<!--* '''[[Special:Userlogin|SIGN UP]]''' for an account.-->
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* To '''SIGN UP''' for an account, please contact [mailto:ltownsend@historians.org Liz Townsend].
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* '''[[Special:Userlogin|LOG IN]]'''  then '''edit''' an existing archive page.
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* '''CREATE''' a new page by entering the archive's name in the box below.  (Before adding new pages, please be sure that the institution you are looking for is not already included.)
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{{Template:Digital archive button}}
  
== Getting started with MediaWiki Software ==
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* Look at this [[Bundesarchiv-Militärarchiv|example]] to see how thorough your page could become.
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* If you are new to wikis, you may want to try this '''[[Wikia:Help:Tutorial 1|tutorial]]''' on Wikia.com, read the '''[[FAQ]]''', '''[[Contributor Guidelines]]''', or consult the list of all help pages that can be found at '''[[:Category:Help]]'''.
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* Consult the MediaWiki [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for more information on using the software.
  
Consult the [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
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The American Historical Association reserves the right to remove any inappropriate materials. For more information about our web policies, see the [http://www.historians.org/governance/pd/Policy-on-Letters-and-Comments.cfm Policies on Letters to the Editor and Comments on AHA Websites and Social Media]
 
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Last updated by: [[User:Vernonhorn|Vernonhorn]]
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Latest revision as of 13:57, 30 October 2014

Welcome to the AHA's Archives Wiki

Archives Wiki is sponsored by the American Historical Association. It is intended to be a clearinghouse of information about archival resources throughout the world. While it is primarily designed to be useful to historians and others doing historical research, we hope that researchers in many disciplines will find it useful.

If you're looking for the National History Center webpage, please go to nationalhistorycenter.org.

October is American Archives Month! Contribute information about US Archives you've visited. For more information about American Archives Month, see the page on the Society of American Archivists site.

FIND Archives

To read or update an existing entry, search by keyword using the box to the left, or browse by location:

CONTRIBUTE Information

  • To SIGN UP for an account, please contact Liz Townsend.
  • LOG IN then edit an existing archive page.
  • CREATE a new page by entering the archive's name in the box below. (Before adding new pages, please be sure that the institution you are looking for is not already included.)



  • Look at this example to see how thorough your page could become.
  • If you are new to wikis, you may want to try this tutorial on Wikia.com, read the FAQ, Contributor Guidelines, or consult the list of all help pages that can be found at Category:Help.
  • Consult the MediaWiki User's Guide for more information on using the software.

The American Historical Association reserves the right to remove any inappropriate materials. For more information about our web policies, see the Policies on Letters to the Editor and Comments on AHA Websites and Social Media

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