LibraryArchives 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.

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​