The collection comprises:
- Printed reports and publications relating to aspects of adult education. These items discuss:adult education in Australia, West Germany, Rhodesia and Nyasaland (now Zimbabwe), Kenya, and theUK; aspects of extra-mural education provided by universities; the use of television, radio andother audio-visual media in adult education; and printed reports and meeting papers of internationaladult education and library organisations. The bulk of the series cover the period 1944-1969.1921-1985 (EDN 1);
- File of manuscript notes of 'The University and the People', a lecture given by educationistAlbert Mansbridge (1876-1952) and two photographs of him, 1914-1927 (EDN 2).