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An Accreditated Archive Service and home to Newcastle University's archive and rare book collections.

Discover Our Collectionsimage of archives

Search and browse our rare and unique printed and archival collections.

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Everything you need to know to request, copy and use our Collections.


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Find out more about the stories behind our collections through our regular series of exhibitions, blogs, tweets and events.

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Specially developed interfaces to help you engage with many of our collections in new ways.

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Browse our education outreach section to find out how the team bring our collections to life for young people through visits, workshops, and online resources.

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Join Newcastle University's Special Collections team by counting down the days to Christmas with this year's advent calendar.