New CollectionsCaptured website is now live!

CollectionsCaptured is a new online resource which showcases highlights from Newcastle University Library Special Collections online with just a click of a mouse! View the new CollectionsCaptured website.

Newcastle University Library’s Special Collections are rich and varied: they comprise of unique and distinctive archives and rare books with prevailing cultural and historical significance across many diverse subjects.

Through Special Collections’ digitisation programme, we are committed to making these collections available to the widest possible audience for exploration and re-use in research, teaching, and engagement.

Images will continually be added to CollectionsCaptured to ensure that this resource expands to cover as many collection highlights as possible.

You can also follow us on Twitter @ncllibspeccoll for #CollectionsCaptured month, where we will be showcasing a highlight from CollectionsCaptured each day.

If you wish to find out more about our collections and the other services we offer, including consulting the originals, please visit the Special Collections web pages at or contact

Published on: 24th August 2018

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