The Stationers' Company
The City of London Livery Company for the Communications and Content Industries

THE STATIONERS’ COMPANY ARCHIVE

The Archive holds the administrative records of the Company since it received a Royal Charter of incorporation in 1557. These records include:

  • The Stationers' Company Registers 1554-1842 (Copyright records for the period 1842-1924 are deposited at The National Archives.)
  • Court Books, 1602 to the present day
  • Membership records, 1555 to the present day
  • Financial and legal documents
  • Photographs and ephemera

How to Access the Stationers’ Company Archive

The Archive is open to all. To find out about accessing the Archive;

  • Members of the Stationers’ Company can arrange a visit to the Archive by emailing archivist@stationers.org
  • Members of the general public, please click here
  • For remote access options (digital archive and microfilm), please click here