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Durham University

Special Collections

Digitised collections

Where images of our collections are available online there will be a link in the catalogue. There are groups of material that have been digitised, such as:

County Durham early printed maps and prints Pictures in Print project - up to 1860
County Durham tithe maps and apportionments
Sudan Governor-General annual reports 1902-1952
Sudan staff lists 1899-1963
Sudan Gazettes 1899-1970
Sudan maps 1:250000 series (manuscript and other maps are within separate collections)
Sudan army intelligence reports 1891-1903
Durham University student newspaper (Palatinate) 1948-1987
Durham University student newspaper (Sphinx) 1905-1922
Durham University calendars a few
Durham University Journal 1876-1918
Durham University gazettes 1953-1986
Durham Priory Library Recreated project Medieval manuscripts and printed books from Durham Priory Library; cartularies and registers from Durham Priory
Medieval manuscript fragments DUL Add.MS. 1950
Bishop Cosin's correspondence Cosin letterbooks and Mickleton & Spearman 20 and Mickleton & Spearman 26
Durham Diocese Probate records From 1540-1570 1570-1659 not digitised External on the GSU site from 1660
Durham Diocese Bishops' Transcripts External - on the GSU site
Durham Diocese marriage licence applications External - on the GSU site


Most of our digitised images conform to the IIIF apis for image delivery and presentation

A visual browser - jalava - is available to look across the available material.

The top level collection manifest is at