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Archives and Special Collections

The University of Strathclyde's Archives and Special Collections is a unique learning and research resource open to all. ​

Staff, students and visitors are welcome in the Archives and Special Collections reading room, which is on Level 5 of the Library.

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Our collections include:​

  • The official records of the University of Strathclyde documenting its history from its foundation in 1796​
  • Records of many other organisations, persons, and families
  • Over 35 Special Collections of rare or significant printed material and books​

Contact Archives and Special Collections​

  • Email: archives@strath.ac.uk​
  • Telephone: +44(0)141 548 2497​

For general Library enquiries please see our Contact Us page.