The Cadbury Research Library, in the Muirhead Tower, is the home for Special Collections and Archives of the University of Birmingham. The collections comprise approximately 200,000 pre-1850 books dating from 1471 and some 4 million manuscripts. The Cadbury Research Library welcomes all interested users, both staff and students of the University and members of the public.
Monday - 10am – 5pm
Tuesday - 9am – 5pm
Wednesday - 9am – 5pm
Thursday - 9am – 7pm
Friday - 9am – 5pm
Please note: requests for material must be placed by 4.15pm, or 4.30pm on Thursdays. If you are visiting on our late Thursday opening but are arriving after 4.30pm, you will need to pre order the material you wish to consult.
Special Collections in Psychology at the University of Birmingham
Cadbury Research Library Special Collections holds the Leslie Weatherhead archive collection and is available for research. This collection contains a diversity of material relating to Weatherhead as a popular and controversial author, preacher, lecturer and counsellor who was a pioneer in relating psychology, religion and healing in the 20th Century. Please contact the Cadbury Research Library if you would like further information.