Digital Archives & Consortia


Archives West
Formerly the Northwest Digital Archives, Archives West provides access to finding aids and descriptions of primary sources in member institutions from the Northwestern United States. Digital reproductions of primary sources are available in some cases.

Archive Grid
Provides access to archival descriptions of primary sources from all over the country, and includes content from a number of Washington state institutions.


Digital Collections Repositories

National Archives Catalog
Search interface for NARA materials, including digitized collections. For a direct search of NARA Seattle only, use the advanced search.

Providence Archives Seattle Digital Collections

Seattle Municipal Archives Online Tools
Indexes and databases for searching the archives’ catalogs and online content. For digital photos, search the Photographs Database.

Seattle Pacific University Digital Commons

University of Washington Digital Collections & Exhibits

Washington State Digital Archives