Education Historical Collection

Ref: Special Collection
Title: Education Historical Collection

Scope: The collection comprises around 750 books, pamphlets and journals, some pre-1851 and late Victorian, relating to education

Dates: 1708-1969
Extent: c. 750 vols.

Administrative / biographical history:
The collection comprises around 750 books, pamphlets and journals, including some pre-1851 books, and several fine copies of later Victorian works. They were originally housed in the University of Sheffield’s Institute of Education Library.

  • Source: Transferred from the Institute of Education
  • System of arrangement: Numerical
  • Subjects: Education
  • Conditions of access: Available to all researchers, by appointment
  • Restrictions: No restrictions
  • Finding aids: Listed and catalogued