Durham University

Special Collections

Opening hours

Barker Research Library at Palace Green Library

Use our Search Room service to access to Durham University's archives and special collections.

SundayClosed
Monday - Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed

Palace Green Library opening hours and term dates.

5 The College Search Room

5 The College offers access by appointment to Durham Cathedral's archives. Please contact us in advance.

Sunday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Friday09:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 17:00
By appointment only
SaturdayClosed

Ushaw College Library

Ushaw College offers access by appointment to the College’s library and archives. Please contact us in advance.

SundayClosed
Monday - Friday09:30 - 16:30
By appointment only
SaturdayClosed

Closed Periods

Generally the Palace Green, 5 The College and Ushaw College Library Search Rooms will be closed on Bank Holidays, unless by prior special arrangement.

Please Note

Information on this page relates to the 2018-19 academic year

Contact details

Special Collections
Palace Green Library
Palace Green
DURHAM
DH1 3RN
United Kingdom
Tel
: +44 (0)191 334 2972
Email: pg.library@durham.ac.uk