Welcome to the Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives online catalogue.

We hold the records of Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Councils and their predecessor local authorities, along with those of many businesses, organisations and individuals from the North East of Scotland

The catalogue contains collection and item level descriptions of our catalogued collections. To begin searching, enter text in the search box above or click on the Advanced Search option.

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Major Collections

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