Lists and registers

Special Collections

The Robinson Library's Special Collections is a unique and diverse resource which supports academic research and teaching. We have over 100 collections of material which range in scope from rare books and archives to woodblocks and illustrations. Our collections span in date from the mid 15th century to the 21st century, however the majority date from the 18th to 20th century.

For family history enquiries please contact Newcastle City Libraries - Local Studies and Family History

Archives Alive

Special Collection's interactive educational website for teachers.

Register of Collaborative Provision

Register of Collaborative Provision (PDF: 179 KB)