The University Library webpages will allow you to inspect the general holdings of the library.
Archives and Special Collections
Durham Library has a number of Special Collections which may be of particular interest to those considering research in English Literature. The following links should enable you to find the sections on the library holdings which are likely to be of greatest interest:
- Abbott Literary mss
- Abbott Papers
- Bamburgh Manuscripts
- Basil Bunting Poetry Archive
- Colpitts Poetry Readings Archive
- Cosin Manuscripts
- Elliott Manuscripts
- William Plomer Collection
- Poetry Durham
- Porter Family Correspondence
- Routh Manuscripts
- St Chad's College Deposit
- Sunderland Friends Library Manuscripts
There are also the resources of the Dean and Chapter Library of Durham Cathedral.
Students interested in The Basil Bunting Poetry Archive may also wish to view the Bunting-related pages on the Centre for Poetry and Poetics.