Special Collections and Archives
Special Collections and Archives aims to preserve, promote, and develop the University Library's historical and special research resources in order to support staff and postgraduate work and save their time with our enquiries services, to develop research collections to assist new research ventures, and to attract external scholars and grant aid to promote the research reputation of Cardiff University worldwide.
Please note that Special Collections and Archives opening hours are subject to change. Please visit the library blog to check for updates to our advertised hours.
Special Collections and Archives will be closed from Monday 22 - Friday 26 February 2016. Our apologies for any inconvenience this causes.
Alfred Lord Tennyson, Idylls of the King, 1865 manuscript
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