Department of Scientific and Industrial Research and related bodies: Records Bureau Files

Department of Scientific and Industrial Research and related bodies: Records Bureau Files

This series contains a large collection of reports which were housed in the former Department of Scientific and Industrial Research Library, and cover an extensive range of scientific and technological research.

They relate to such matters as structure and properties of materials, atmospheric pollution, water pollution, research into safety measures and civil defence, chemical substances and explosives, metals, industrial products and processes, building materials and equipment, natural resources, fuel and power, agricultural produce and foods, dentistry and medical subjects, meteorology and hydrography, aeronautics and transport.

Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Physical description:
4828 files and volumes
Access conditions:
Immediate source of acquisition:
Department of Industry , 1976-2006
Series is not accruing

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