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Art and Art History: Collections

Aberystwyth University collections


The University's collections contain a wide range of materials, including theses and past papers. You can find details of all our collections here.

The following may be of particular interest to Art and Art History students:

Other useful collections

JISC Library Hub Discover

A union catalogue which allows you to search all of the catalogues of national libraries of the UK, many university libraries and specialist libraries such as the Wellcome Trust and the National Art Library at the V&A Museum.

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Casgliad CELT

The Celtic Collection brings together material relating to Brittany, Cornwall, the Isle of Man, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and contains approximately 25,000 books.  The collection is housed on Level F of the Hugh Owen Library.  Although the collection contains material on all subjects relating to Celtic countries, the two largest sequences are those on history and literature.  There are also many books on the art and art history of the Celtic nations, including the below: 

Art in the Library

A selection of works from the School of Art's collection are on display in Hugh Owen Library.  On level D you can see paintings in oil by Evan Walters, Colin Gard Allen, David Tinker and more.