Manuscripts and Special Collections

Welcome to Manuscripts and Special Collections

We are part of Libraries and Research and Learning Resources at The University of Nottingham.

Anyone can view our printed, manuscript and archive collections at King's Meadow Campus.


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Current Exhibition

Detail from 'The Battle of Waterloo' by H. Chartier, poster image for Charging Against Napoleon exhibition  

Charging Against Napoleon: Wellington's Campaigns in the Peninsular Wars and at Waterloo

Eye-witness accounts, pictures and artefacts to commemorate the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo

22 May - 6 September

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Manuscripts and Special Collections

Kings Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 4565
fax: +44 (0) 115 846 8651
email: mss-library@nottingham.ac.uk