Centre for the Study of World Christianity, University of Edinburgh

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    • Address
        Mound Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2LX, Scotland, United Kingdom
    • Opening Hours
      • Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00 (New College Library) / You need to make an appointment to consult the archives.
    • Access Information
        Visitors wishing to use Special Collections at New College Library will be required to present ID to register with the University of Edinburgh Library at the Helpdesk.
    • Archival and Other Holdings

      The collections include:The archives of Action Partners (formerly the Sudan United Mission)Latin Link (formerly the Evangelical Union of South America)The Regions Beyond Missionary UnionThere are also extensive runs of nineteenth- and twentieth-century mission periodicals.Our holdings include:A collection of periodicals relating to the churches of Africa, Asia, the Americas and the Pacific.A corpus of monographs, pamphlets and ephemera relating to the churches of Africa, Asia, the Americas and the Pacific, including large quantities of Christian literature produced there.The archives of certain missionary societies, and a substantial collection of private papers, missionary papers and others. Other missionary archives are held on microfiche.The Butler collection on non-Western Christian art.

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