Cardiff University Archives

Location
    • Special Features
    • Web
    • Email
    • Telephone
        +44 (0)29 2087 4911
    • Address
        Corbett Road, Cardiff CF10 3EU, Wales, UK
    • Directions
        The Arts and Social Studies Library is situated at the junction of Corbett Road, Park Place and Colum Road, and is easily accessible by public transport. Buses 36, 51, 86 and 95 stop on Park Place. Cathays train station is a five minute walk away, with frequent connections to Cardiff Central.
    • Opening Hours
      • Mon-Fri: 09.00-17.00
    • Access Information
        If would like to use an archival collection, it is advised to make an appointment in advance.
    • Photographs Allowed
        depending on the material
    • Reproduction Services
        Graphic Services
    • Public Internet Access
        Wifi access via Eduroam (available to visitors from other institutions who are already registered to use Eduroam)
    • Facilities for Disabled Persons
        An accessible entrance for assisted entry to the building is located on the west side of the building at lower ground floor level. Disabled parking spaces are available close to the Arts and Social Studies Library (by the railway line) which can be accessed from Colum DriveAn accessible toilet is provided on the entrance floor.
    • Refreshment Area
        Coffee and snack machines are available onsite, with cafes and shops a short walk from the library
    • Archival and Other Holdings

      Archives of Cardiff University, Literary Archives, Welsh Archives, History of Medicine Archives, Journalism Archives, Music Archives.

    • History

      Special Collections and Archives is a part of Cardiff University Library. The University was established in 1883, and is the largest research university in Wales.

    Collections