History Day 2023

History Day 2023

History Day 2023 took place on Thursday, 23 November. In-person for the first time since 2019, 64 organisations joined us to celebrate and explore library, museum, archive and history collections from across the UK & beyond.


Discover collections

Libraries, museums, archives and history organisations from across the UK and beyond came together online to share collections and resources. Contributions can be explored via the Discover collections archive page. You can view the recording of the session below.


Discovering Historical Collections

23 November, 11.00-12.15 GMT | In person and online 

This interactive panel session focused on ways of finding historical resources and collections. The expert panel introduced the services they manage, and discussed current issues in discovery of historical collections.


The session was chaired by Neil Stewart, Head of Library & Digital at the Institute of Historical Research