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History Microforms

Introduction to the Collection

This LibGuide is a partial list of major collections in microfilm, microfiche, microcard and microprint format in the UMCP Libraries.  The bulk of these collections are held in McKeldin Library and can be found in McKeldin's Periodicals Room.

Collections are listed here by names of issuing countries or organizations, or by title, as appropriate. Most have specialized indexes. Many entries include hypertext links to more complete descriptions of individual collections.

For information on collections not yet included in this list and on more complete collection descriptions not yet accessible through this list, ask at the McKeldin Library Information & Research Services desk or call 301-405-9244.

Microform Overview

What are Microforms?

How do I use the collection?

Where is the collection located?

Useful Terminology