Georgia Archives

University System of Georgia


The Georgia Archives identifies, collects, provides access and preserves Georgia’s historical documents. Whether you love history, or simply want to know how we serve the citizens of Georgia, we invite you to explore our website or visit us in the City of Morrow, located just south of Atlanta. We look forward to serving you!

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Bring your lunch and join us at the Georgia Archives for Lunch and Learn, noon to 1:00 p.m. Lectures will be made available on our YouTube channel after the event.

Featured Content

Virtual Vault

Online access to scanned historic Georgia records housed in the state archives

Finding Aids

Search listings of original government records and non-government manuscript collections available onsite

Book & Manuscript Catalog (GIL)

Search listings of books and other publications available for review onsite

Historical Organizations Directory

Contact information for cultural and historical institutions statewide

Vital Records

How to obtain Georgia birth, marriage, divorce, and death records

Research Guidance

How to use the Archives, guides for family history research and more

Professional Workshops

Archival and preservation professional development workshops hosted and held by the Georgia Archives

Archives Videos

View presentations on Georgia history, genealogy, conservation, and records management