Libraries & Collections

Visiting researchers will have access to the extensive and outstanding art, archive, rare books and museum collections held by:

Together these collections contain:

  • Over 400 Manuscripts
  • 40,000 Early and Rare Printed Books
  • 5,300 Meters of Archives
  • Over 50,000 Objects
  • 200 Paintings

And available for researchers to consult! @PalaceGreenLib https://t.co/UsErUuOZUd
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John McCafferty @jdmccafferty
29 Apr 1672: the body of John Cosin Bishop of #Durham is taken to the chapel of Auckland Castle for burial #otd - he'd died in Pall Mall #London on 15 Jan 1672. His extraordinary library is still intact at Palace Green #Durham (Peterhouse, University of Cambridge) https://t.co/ILJQfrDlMc

Looking forward to welcoming you @BarbaraDenison1! https://t.co/0FWW6e1G1y
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Barbara Denison @BarbaraDenison1
I’m so excited to announce I’ll be spending Feb 2021 at Durham as a Residential Research Library Fellow. Thankful for all those trips there as a child that gave me a love and fascination for Durham @BedesBooks https://t.co/iwzv6NImkx