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. To visit us, or to enquire about our collections, please contact our archivist Alexandra Mitchell: 


Telephone: 0161 295 6650

We will need five working days' notice to allow us to prepare for your visit. In order to maintain appropriate physical distancing we currently have a reduced capacity for visitors. 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