Web Guide
The best genealogy search strategies, tips and techniques for the National Archives' and Records Administration's website.
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Owner: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)      


  • Online electronic records: 1 million available through Online Public Access (OPA); 85 million through Access to Archival Databases (AAD)
  • Electronic data: 133 terabytes stored at the National Archives
  • Print: 10 billion pages in National Archives collections