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Use our catalogues to search our collections for printed or archival material. These published finding aids may assist you in your research.

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Search for printed works

You can use the search for printed works option for: 

  •  articles
  •  books
  •  journals

Search for archives

You can use the search for archives option for: 

  •  manuscripts
  •  correspondence
  •  personal papers
  •  administrative records of the Royal Society 
  •  pictures (paintings, prints, drawings and photographs)
  •  objects
  •  video recordings and other audio visual material

The picture library will provide you with more in-depth information on our picture and object collection. 

Search through the digitised version of the Philosophical Transactions, the Royal Society scientific periodical since 1665.

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