The Archives Hub API provides a gateway to thousands of the UK's archives. The Archives Hub ElasticSearch API enables users to search across archives held at over 220 institutions across the UK. Archives Hub is used to find unique and often little-known sources to support research. The API uses an SRU protocol for searching the Archives Hub, descriptions of archives held across the UK.
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