to the Research Room is only permitted to researchers possessing
official "Researcher" Identification Cards. These cards
may be obtained from the Security and Information desk in the foyer
of the Department of Archives, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Monday
to Friday (excluding public holidays). They must be returned to
the Security and Information desk upon completion of research.
Room, where researchers are accommodated, is located on the ground
floor and is open to researchers Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m.
to 4:45 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (excluding
public holidays). Here professional staff members carefully supervise
researchers and cater to their research and photocopying needs.
aids" describing the records have been prepared. These include
The Guide to the Records of the Bahamas and its
supplement, lists of individual deposits, detailed descriptive lists,
subject guides and catalogues of reference books and indexes to
newspapers. These are available in the Research Room to guide researchers
to relevant sources of information. Finding aids are not yet available