Special Collections

A unique and diverse resource, Special Collections is home to around 25,000 rare books and over 150 collections of archives, manuscripts, photographs, books, pamphlets and music scores which support and inspire the academic work of the University, and the wider scholarly community.

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Our collections are open to a wide range of users.

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Donated materials are made available for researchers.

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