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Durham First

Durham Publications

The Durham Difference

The Durham Difference: The story of Durham University

The Durham Difference spans the birth, infancy and maturity of Durham University and is written by Nigel Watson, a history graduate from University College. It is available to buy online via Durham University website at

Treasurers of Durham University Library

Treasurers of Durham University Library

Treasures of Durham University Library features artefacts from one of Britain's most precious and largest collections of medieval manuscripts and was edited by Richard Gameson, Professor of the History of the Book. Email or call 0191 334 2932 to purchase a copy.

Durham Concerto CD

Durham Concerto

The Durham Concerto was composed by Jon Lord to honour the great heritage and majesty of the City of Durham and to commemorate the University's 175th anniversary. The piece was performed by the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra at the world premiere in Durham Cathedral and is now available on CD. Go to