Technical support to the Services of local Public Administration.
Technical support to private entities and to holders of valuable documentation, recognised for its historic and cultural values.
Chargeable service. Your may also make your request by letter or e-mail.
The Microfilm Reading Room can gather at the maximum five persons.
The Reading Room has room enough for forty persons and eight computer workstations.
The technicians working in these rooms welcome the user, make sure that they get to know and are aware about all the consulting procedure rules and respect them; they also provide for the reading and copies asked for and teach how to use the available equipment, such as: computers, microfilm-readers or CD-ROM’s.
After an initial period of 30 minutes of free consultation, the research made for certificate issuing and to support investigators, will be chargeable.
Free Internet access allows the use of laptops.
On-line consulting of research instruments and databases from the Madeira Regional Archives, such as “Diário da República” – 1st Series, since 1962 and 2nd Series, since 2000, and also the “Jornal Oficial da Região Autónoma da Madeira” (1st and 2nd Series Edition).
Copies of Documents
The reproduction of documentation is a promptness that the Madeira Regional Archives provides, not a pre-established Legal Right. Our services provide for: copies of documents in paper, microfilm, digital format, duplications, and developments and quality control of the microfilms. This service is chargeable.
The Educational Service activities are developed in accordance and combined with the cultural events promoted and works evolved by the Madeira Regional Archives. Guided Tours.
Preservation, Conservation and Restoration
Services of bookbinding, restoring and conservation treatments are undertaken by the ARM; hygienic and curative interventions of the documents are also being carried out.