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Learn more about our collections and collaborations and expert services.

Collections and Collaborations

We work closely with the University Library and Collections service to make the most of our resources. 

Museums and Galleries 

The Museums, Galleries and Exhibitions team within University Library and Collections care for more than 100,000 objects spread across our sites. 

Oriental Museum - Durham University 

Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art - Durham University 

Durham Residential Research Library


Archives and Special Collections 

Durham University provides research access to over 8 miles of archives, manuscript and special book collections. 


Expert Services 

We have an extensive range of state-of-the-art research equipment and facilities across a range of disciplines. Our staff are experts in their chosen subject area and can provide specialist advice and guidance to a range of stake holders. 

Take a look at some of the Faculty‚Äôs expert services below.


Transformative Humanities

Transformative Humanities harnesses the effectiveness and power of humanities research and education to link across fields and sectors enriching, shaping, and transforming lives.

Find out more about the Transformative Humanities
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Centre for Foreign Language Studies

The CFLS delivers language learning opportunities to 2,500 students, researchers and staff at the University, as well as to those who use a second language at work and the general public.
Explore the Centre for Foreign Language Study
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