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Durham University Library, Special Collections

Archon Code : 33


Contact Details

Palace Green

Tel: 0191 334 2972
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Head of Heritage Collections : Dr Sheila Hingley

Access information

  • Open : Monday-Friday 9-5
  • Book in advance
  • Wheelchair access
  • Advance booking desirable (essential for Durham Cathedral Muniments, located on a separate site nearby)
  • Proof of identity and address required on first visit

  • There is a complete collection level guide on the website, which provides information on finding aids, including links to those available online
  • Proof of identity required

NRA information for this repository

The NRA indexes contain the following entries for this repository :

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1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

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Last amended : 17-Sep-2014 09:06