Frequently asked questions
I cannot log in
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I cannot register. The text fields are cleared every time.
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- You username is also unique. Maybe the username you entered is already used. Try to register with a different username.
Can all archives be accessed in digital format?
The State Archives preserves some 250 km of archives. Only a limited portion of these archives have been digitised. You will find research instructions and/or links to digitized documents in via the search engines.
How to contact the State Archives if a have a question?