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Nuffield College Library: Archives

Subjects: College Libraries


Bona fide researchers are welcome to consult the Library's archives. Please email the Archives Assistant to make an appointment.

Standard Library opening hours apply: 09:30-17:30 Monday to Friday.


Library staff can make photocopies of archive material for readers. There is a charge of 15p per sheet.

Readers can use a digital camera to photograph archive material. Flash photography is not permitted.

Archive readers must sign a declaration form to say they will not quote from archive material without the permission of the copyright holder.


The Library holds several collections of unpublished papers including the personal papers of:

  • Lord Nuffield (William Morris)
  • G.D.H. Cole & Margaret Cole
  • Lord Cherwell (Frederick Lindeman)
  • William Cobbett
  • Material relating to the Nuffield College Social Reconstruction Survey

Please see a full list of the Library's archive collections.

Assistant Librarian

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Ed Smithson
Nuffield College
New Road
01865 278 550