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Contact Us

For general enquiries, please use the contact details on the right. To contact us about a group, school, study or research visit, or to contact a particular member of staff, please see the information below.

Group visits

Please contact us in advance to arrange a group visit.

Tel: + 44 (0)191 334 2932


School visits

We offer an exciting range of education visits at Palace Green Library. Please contact the 4schools team in advance to arrange your visit.

Tel: + 44 (0)191 334 2993


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Consult our collections

It is essential you contact us well in advance to consult our collections in the Barker Research Library so that we can ensure that the items you need are available.

Tel: + 44 (0)191 334 2972


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Students and academics

Palace Green Library supports University teaching and learning by offering handling sessions and research skills training. Find out more about how Heritage Collections supports Durham University academics, or get in touch to arrange your visit.

Tel: + 44 (0)191 334 2993

Contact: Sarah Price

See a full staff list

View a full list of staff working at Palace Green Library.

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Data Protection

We collect and process personal data in order to provide access to the buildings and collections in our care, in line with current legislation and professional standards. Personal information will not be shared outside Durham University.
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Visitor enquiries

Address Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN
Telephone +44 (0)191 334 2932




Propose an Exhibition

Download our documents to submit a proposal for an exhibition at Palace Green Library.