UCL Research Institute for Collections


Research Support

The UCL Research Institute for Collections supports research based on our outstanding collections and promotes innovative public engagement with research.


Items from UCL Special Collections

The Research Institute for Collections offers four opportunities to visit UCL to conduct research on topics using the UCL holdings of archives, rare books, records and collections.

Research visits

Anyone who has a need to consult the collections is welcome to do so; we are open to the public as well as academics and students.

Each of our collections has a specialist team. To book a research visit, please contact them: