Contact the Archives

Researchers in the library

Our Archives and Special Collections are open to all and can be viewed in person on the University campus by making an appointment. You can also ask a question about our collections


Telephone: 0161 295 6650

We will need five working days' notice to allow us to prepare for your visit. To help us make your visit go smoothly, please let us know:

  • the date and time of your proposed visit as soon as possible
  • the details of the material you would like to consult
  • if you have any additional access requirements


Researcher feedback

Have you used our archives and special collections? We would love to hear your thoughts on how things went. Our form will only take a few minutes to fill in, and your feedback will help us to improve the experience of future researchers.