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Research & Collection Guides

Our Research and Collection Guides are designed to give library users or other interested readers a curated introduction – by subject or theme – to the most interesting items held at the Central Library. You’ll find links to many of these guides embedded in related blog articles, but this page is a convenient way to browse the full set.

Click on an image to see the contents of any guide.

african caribbean research guide

alf-mattison

arctic exploration research guide

waterloo research guide

bibliography-history-leeds

bronte research guide

feminist-and-women-artists

frank kidson research guide

gott bequest research guide

health research guide

history of leeds research guide

jewish research guide

light research guide

maps research guide

libraries research guide

sanderson

social sciences research guide

sport research guide

supernatural research guide

tetley research guide

theatre research guide

ralph thoresby research guide

treasures research guide

tomes-of-thrones-front-page

women of leeds research guide

women explorers research guide

ww1 research guide

WW1 contemporary reactions

family archive research guide