Events Calendar
Mar 19 - Mar 23
14:00 - 16:00
'Templeman Unseen' - Tour of the Archives
Our Templeman Library Celebration

Book your place here:

University of Kent's Special Collections & Archives manage the University of Kent's unique and distinctive collections so that they are preserved and accessible for the benefit of teaching, scholarship and society. Located in the Templeman Library on the Canterbury campus they collect, curate, and manage material which supports the University's research and teaching.

The collections, numbering over 150, are open to everyone, whether for personal interest or academic research including these specialisms:

  • the British Stand-Up Comedy Archive and popular and comic performance from the Victorian era to the present, including pantomime, melodrama and variety work
  • the British Cartoon Archive and other cartoon artwork and publications, particularly satirical works
  • the history of the University of Kent and the local area
  • photographs, scrapbooks, engineer records, and published books relating to wind and watermills
  • collections of 20th century prose and poetry first editions.

Tours are 2 hours long and include refreshments.

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Templeman Library,
University of Kent,
United Kingdom


Open to all - 10 x per tour,

Contact: Karen Brayshaw
T: 01227 816643
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