Manuscripts and Special Collections

We manage and provide access to collections of archives, manuscripts and rare books.

Hayley Cotterill, Keeper of Manuscripts and Special Collections, leads the section.

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Who we are

Manuscripts and Special Collections is organised into two teams.

Academic and Public Engagement Team

We provide:

  • customer service for users of our materials
  • support for teaching, research and public engagement
  • digitisation and reprographics
  • exhibitions

The Senior Archivist (Vacancy) leads the Academic and Public Engagement Team.

Collections Team

We are responsible for:

  • acquisitions of archives, manuscripts and rare books
  • collections management
  • preservation and conservation
  • cataloguing and collection development
  • archive systems

Nicola Wood, Senior Archivist leads the Collections Team.


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