Science Museum: Dana Research Centre and Library

Dana Research Centre and Library
Science Museum
165 Queen’s Gate
London SW7 5HD

Science Museum Library & Archives Wroughton
Science Museum at Wroughton
Hackpen Lane
Wroughton
Swindon SN4 9NS

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The Science Museum’s Dana Research Centre and Library is the home to our Library and Archive services in London and to our Research and Public History department.

The Science Museum’s Library and Archive world-class collections of over half a million items are stored at its site at Wroughton, near Swindon. Researchers may consult the collections stored there by prior appointment on Fridays only, from 10.00 to 17.00. Small quantities of material can also be ordered for consultation in London at the Dana Research Centre and Library.

Categories

Ancient
Medieval
16th-17th Century
18th-19th Century
20th Century
Agriculture
Cultural history
Economic history
Environmental history
Exploration
Historiography (inc Philosophy of history)
Imperial and Colonial
Intellectual history
International history
Local and Regional history
Medicine
Military/Naval history
Science and Technology
Social history
Transport
Urban history
Africa
Asia
Asia and Middle East
Australasia and Pacific
Britain and Ireland
Europe
Latin America and West Indies
Middle East
North America
World

Specialist categories:
Science and Technology
Social history
Transport