Welcome to the RCN archive

Welcome to the online catalogue of the Royal College of Nursing Archive. We have the most important collection of nursing history in the UK.

The majority of records relate to the work and history of the Royal College of Nursing. We also try to reflect the rich and diverse voice of nursing through our personal collections and oral histories.

Please see the ‘Searching the archive catalogue’ video guide below or contact us if you have any queries.

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