ARC Directory of Suppliers

Finding a good supplier to support you with your archive and record managementor archive conservation needs can be key to assisting you with gettingthe job done. Our handy supplier directory is here to help.

SDS Heritage

SDS Products/Services:

  • Turnkey Solutions for bespoke Website development and hosting
  • Digital Archiving
  • Book Scanning
  • Indexing and meta data extraction
  • Scanning of Large format Plans/Documents
  • Databases, websites, ecommerce and social media
  • Transcription Solutions
  • Archivist Enquiry Tool – CRM style DB with workflow and reports
  • Archive & Collections Data Management Records/Cataloguing software Solution  (ISAD Compliant)

SDS Heritage specialise in records management and the digitisation of your heritage archives. We offer bespoke solutions to make these wonderful documents and artefacts fully searchable and available online. Typical items include journals, magazines, photographs, registers & lists, Roll of Honour, slides, large format plans, diaries, transcriptions etc.

SDS has a range of scanners to digitise the most fragile and precious of document without destruction. Based in Christchurch, Dorset our team takes care to ensure the best digital outcome is achieved with your archives. We do not use automated sheet feeder machines. By handling each and every document manually we guarantee every scan and extract necessary search criteria.

Once digitised your archives can be accessed internally via storage media or a bespoke and tailor made website solution that best presents your heritage and allows easy search and retrieval of the documents whilst still giving you full control over who has access rights to the archive.

Corporate Heritage Archives:

British Museum, British Library, Museum of London, Petrie Museum, London Geological Society, Chatham House (The Royal Inst. of International Affairs), British Archives Council (BAC), BT, Sainsbury’s, The Old Stagers, British Gas, Stanley Gibbons, British Cement Association, Sherlock Magazine, BBC, Boodles Gentlemen’s Club of Pall Mall, Liberty Department Store, St Moritz Tobogganing Club, McAlpine, The International Wine & Food Society, Paramount, Livery Companies including The Drapers’, Haberdashers’, Saddlers and the Marketors’. Royal Institute of Navigation, Royal National Lifeboat Association (RNLI), Royal Aero Club, Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment, Royal Philatelic Society, Royal Overseas League… Public School Heritage Archives include Eton, Harrow, Rugby, Charterhouse  - over 250 UK independent Schools


  • Street: Hello House, 135 Somerford Road
  • Postcode: BH23 3PY
  • City: Christchurch
  • State: Dorset
  • Country: United Kingdom


  • Telephone: 01202 496513
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