The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T +44 (0)1227 764000
Access and opening hours
Anyone is welcome to visit Special Collections, but an appointment is necessary to view material.
Monday-Friday: 9.30am–1pm, 2pm–4.30pm
From time to time it may be necessary to close the reading room for teaching purposes. Please check the Library news for the latest information.
See also Templeman Library opening hours.
Requesting material to consult
Please contact Special Collections staff at least half a day ahead of your visit and give details of the material you wish to access. To request items for Monday morning, please contact Special Collections staff before 5pm on the previous Friday. You can request material online.
Special Collections material can only be accessed in our reading room and is not available for borrowing.
Group teaching facilities
Seminars for groups of up to 16 people can be arranged in the reading room, and material from our collections can be made available to support them. Please give as much notice as possible to ensure the room is available, and provide details of the material required.
To make an appointment or if you have an enquiry:
- email email@example.com
- telephone (01227 82) 7609