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Department of English Studies

Research Resources


The University Library webpages will allow you to inspect the general holdings of the library.

Archives and Special Collections

Durham University Library has a number of Special Collections which may be of particular interest to those considering research in English Literature. The following may be especially relevant:

There are also the resources of the Dean and Chapter Library of Durham Cathedral.

For students with an interest in earlier periods there are both the medieval manuscript collections in the University Library and those in the Durham Cathedral Library.