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About the IHR library

The IHR library is a reference collection of published primary sources covering the history of Western Europe and its colonial history from the fifth century to the present.

Open to all history researchers, it is free to use for university staff and postgraduate students, with low cost membership available for other researchers.

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History libraries and research open day

Learn more about history collections and resources and the recent open day on the History collections website. The full programme from the event is available, as well a comprehensive series of blog posts on related collections.