Archive of the University of Liverpool: Records of Information Services

Scope and Content

Records relating to the University Library and Computing Services. In both series, the records are primarily administrative. Also included in this section are publications of the University's Art Collections and University Teaching Service

Administrative / Biographical History

A new Directorate of Information Service was established in 2000 as a key part in the University's information strategy to support research and teaching. The new Directorate initially comprised the University Library, the Computing Services Department and the Television Service.


Arranged into the following sections:

  • Library Records
  • Computing Services
  • Publications of Art Collections
  • University Teaching Service
  • University Television Service

Access Information

Access is open to bona fide researchers


For a general introduction to the history of Information Service, see Kelly, Thomas,For the Advancement of Learning: the University of Liverpool 1881 - 1981, Liverpool University Press 1981, pp.550;484;502;517