Correspondence between Philip Larkin and Arthur Davies

Scope and Content

A small collection of correspondence between Philip Larkin and Arthur Davies the Librarian at the University of Lancaster relating to library issues

Administrative / Biographical History

Arthur Davies was Librarian at the University of Lancaster

Conditions Governing Access

Access will be granted to any accredited reader

Custodial History

Donated Arthur Davies, Librarian, Lancaster University, May 1991

Related Material

Further correspondence with other libraries on SCONUL matters can be found amongst Philip Larkin's material [Ref U DPL2/] for example the speech 'A neglected responsibility' delivered by Philip Larkin to the SCONUL meeting in 1979 [Ref U DPL2/1/55/9 and U DPL2/3/49/3-6, 9]

University of Hull Library papers [Ref U LIB]