Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies (HALS)
At www.hertsdirect,org/heritage you will find details of the activities which HALS provides for anyone interested in researching local or family history in Hertfordshire.
Museums, Libraries and Archives Council
NOTE: The MLA has been renamed ALMA-UK (Archives, Libraries and Museums Association)
ALMA-UK is a voluntary cross-nation partnership, dedicated to enhancing the public value of archives, libraries and museums UK wide.
The purpose of mda is to benefit all those working with collections by providing easy access to quality-assured resources, advice and support on collections management and use. At www.mda.org.uk you will find a summary of the services it provides.