Library Services


Friends Organisation

Who are the Friends?

The Friends of the Newsam Library and Archives support the future development of the Newsam Library and Archives as a unique resource for research in education, and especially its role in preserving the UK's educational heritage by acting as a national centre for archives and special collections.

Why join the Friends?

By becoming a Friend, you will join our network of supporters, who receive regular news of the Newsam Library and Archives, and contribute to the future development of our collections and services.

The benefits of membership include:

  • A programme of meetings and visits, including talks and displays relating to library and archive activities
  • A bi-annual newsletter
  • Discounted membership of the Newsam Library and Archives
  • The opportunity to contribute to preserving the UK's educational heritage.

If you are interested in becoming a Friend please email us and we will send you further details: ioe.newsamfriends@ucl.ac.uk