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On these pages are tutorials and guides which you may find useful.

They are divided into three sections:

There are also two guides you can download and print: Introduction to Helpers and Making best use of the Helpers site. (Note that the information in the leaflets is the same as in the online guides How to use the Helpers site.)

Other people have produced other guides and tutorials, and a selection of these is listed in the links section.


The Helpers system is developed as part of the Accessing our Archival and Manuscript Heritage project, at Senate House Library, University of London, funded by the Laser Foundation and the EARL Consortium. Please see the project website for further details.