Defence of Britain Archive

Council for British Archaeology, 2002 (updated 2006)

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Resource identifiers

Digital Object Identifiers

Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) are persistent identifiers which can be used to consistently and accurately reference digital objects and/or content. The DOIs provide a way for the ADS resources to be cited in a similar fashion to traditional scholarly materials. More information on DOIs at the ADS can be found on our help page.

Citing this DOI

DOIs should be the last element in a citation irrespective of the format used. The DOI citation should begin with "doi:" in lowercase followed by the DOI with no spaces between the ":" and the DOI.

doi:10.5284/1000327

DOIs can also be cited as a persistent link from another Web page. This is done by appending the DOI Resolver with the DOI. This would look like:

http://dx.doi.org/10.5284/1000327

However, if it is possible it is best to hide the URL in the href property of the <a> tag and have the link text be of the form doi:10.5284/1000327. The HTML for this would look like:

<a href="http://dx.doi.org/10.5284/1000327">doi:10.5284/1000327</a>
Sample Citation for this DOI

Council for British Archaeology (2006) Defence of Britain Archive [data-set]. York: Archaeology Data Service [distributor] (doi:10.5284/1000327)

Non anti-invasion records query form

The database is divided into two sections. Choose one of the following record sets to search:

Anti-invasion records | Non Anti-invasion records

This non anti-invasion database is less detailed than the anti-invasion database and serves as an index to the paper archive. Details of site type, grid reference and place are available, together with an indication of the extent of the record.
Choose search terms from the boxes below and press the Search button.

Grid reference


Google Earth

The Defence of Britain dataset can be interrogated using Google Earth as an interface via the download.