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U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Microfilm: Browsing NARA's Microfilm Catalog

Purpose of this guide is to show how to search for NARA microfilm in our catalog and on the National Archives site.

Browsing NARA's Microfilm Catalog

If you wish to browse the entire catalog of documents that NARA has on microfilm click on Browse NARA's Microfilm Catalog and you'll have access to the entire list.  As of June 14, 2019 there are 4,324 titles on this list.

National Archive's Search & Browse NARA's Microfilm Catalog page

The lists can be manipulated to tailor to your research needs.  You are able to sort the list in the following ways -- by:

  • Publication number
  • Publication Title
  • Record Group Number(s)
  • Record Group Title
  • Number of Rolls/Fiche/Disks
  • Digital Availability

Image of a list of documents available on National Archive's Search & Browse NARA's Microfilm Catalog page