Reference code(s): GB 0210 NLWMFLMS
Title: NLW Microfilms
Short title: NLW Microfilms
Dates of creation: 1950x2000
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 1167 items
Name of creator(s):
Administrative and biographical history:
Scope and content: The nucleus of the collection of NLW Microfilms is microfilm of manuscripts in Welsh and of Welsh interest in other major libraries: the British Library; Jesus College and the Bodleian Library, Oxford; Cambridge University libraries; the Hereford Cathedral manuscripts; Welsh material from the Public Record Office, now the TNA; the Bangor MSS; and some from other record offices in the United Kingdom, and overseas libraries and archive repositories. The Cardiff manuscripts (over 4,000 in number) are listed in a separate catalogue (Cardiff MSS on Microfilm). Commercially produced microfilms and microfiche are also not included in this catalogue.
Language/script: Welsh, English, Latin
System of arrangement: Arranged according to material held in repositories in the United Kingdom, followed by overseas repositories.
Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.
Conditions governing reproduction: Requests for copies of items included in the microfilms should be directed to the institution holding the original material.
Accruals: Further microfilms to be added to this series are possible.
Existence and location of originals: Numerous repositories in the United Kingdom and overseas
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by J. Graham Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Guide to the Department of Manuscripts and Records (Aberystwyth, 1994).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: August 2006; revised June 2012.