History Collections
Find out more about history collections and History Day

History Collections

Find out more about history collections and History Day

King’s College London, Libraries & Collections

https://www.kcl.ac.uk/library
https://www.kcl.ac.uk/library/collections/archives
https://www.kcl.ac.uk/library/collections/special-collections

King’s Libraries offer a huge multidisciplinary information resource base including over 1.2 million printed books and ebooks; more than 60,000 journals, reference tools, statistical data, official publications, maps, music scores, multimedia resources, photographs and manuscripts, as well as Archives (5 million items) and Special Collections of international standing.

History Day 2021 contributions

Online exhibitions:

Blog post:

Collections pages:

  • The Foreign and Commonwealth Office Historical Collection The former library collection of the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office contains a huge amount of material relating to natural resources and trade across the world.
  • Stebbing Collection: TRR Stebbing (1835-1926) was a cleric and gentleman-naturalist chiefly remembered for two major works on the classification of amphipod crustacea, and for his contribution to the reports of the HMS Challenger expedition.

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History Day 2020 contributions