Friends of the University Library


Damian Lewis visits Newcastle University Special Collections


The Friends are an enthusiastic network of people interested in the University Libraries activities, collections, history and future development. Established in 1955, they provide invaluable support to the University Library in its mission to provide information resources and serves to meet the needs of the University’s research, teaching and engagement activity. Members enjoy participation in an engaging programme of events and membership is open to anyone who has an interest in supporting the library and its activities.

Image to the right shows Damien Lewis visiting the Philip Robinson Library's Special Collections to research Gertrude Bell material.




To find out more about the Friends of the University Library, visit the Friends website;