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U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Microfilm: Finding Microfilm on the NARA Site

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

Finding Microfilm on the NARA Site

It's not always easy to find exactly what you're looking for when you visit a new website, especially ones that provide an enormous amount of valuable information.  For a quick way to get directly to what documents have been archived on microfilm, go to the National Archives website

On the Home Page, scroll down to the bottom and select Buy Reproductions and Microfilm

National Archives homepage


Under Record Reproductions & Microfilm, select MICROFILM

National Archive's Record Reproductions & Microfilm homepage


This is where you will have the ability to search and browse NARA's Microfilm Catalog by keyword or publication number.

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