Student newspapers and magazines of Cardiff University and its predecessors, 1885-current

Scope and Content

Magazines and newspapers:

University College magazine, 1885-88

Magazine of the University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire, 1888-1903

Cap and Gown, 1903-1966

The Wail, 1926-1965

Broadsheet, 1946-1971

Ar Daf, 1963-1983

Gair Rhydd, 1972-current

Hard Times, 1974-1976

Snout, 1970s

Cardiff Link, 1977-78

Pen and Pencil, 1934

Other publications:

Miscellaneous publications of the Students' Union Society; miscellaneous publications of various Students' societies; miscellaneous publications of the Association of Past Students, 1920-66.

Access Information

Access is available by prior appointment.


Shelves 17-24, 36, F26, F28, F45.

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Related Material

Additional records relating to Cardiff University and its predecessor institutions are held in Institutional Archives and are the responsibility of the University Records Manager.