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Special Collections comprises the following departments, projects and collections. For further information on the collections and how to use them, please visit the webpage of the relevant department.

Digital image collections

Images from the collections are available online as part of the Cambridge Digital Library.


Image credit: The Battle of Stamford Bridge and the death of Harald Hardrada (from the Life of St Edward the Confessor, MS Ee.3.59, fo. 32v)