Records containing personal data of living individuals are closed for 80 years after their last modified date following UK Data Protection legislation. Access to born-digital records may also be restricted until they are fully processed. The Archive & Library may be able to provide information from restricted records by request.
Our archival collections have been catalogued following the International Standard of Archival Description (ISAD(G)) and principles of Records in Context (RiC). The library collection has been catalogue following the RDA (Resource Description Access) standard licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
The collections have also been indexed using RDA values licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. The catalogue also contains information from Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)® and Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)® which are made available under the ODC Attribution License.