Local Collection

A collection of around 5,000 books, plus pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals and directories, devoted to the history of mainly Staffordshire, but also covering Cheshire, Derbyshire and Shropshire. Features worth noting include a complete run of the Staffordshire Advertiser on microfilm (1795-1973), the North Staffordshire Journal of Field Studies, the Collections for a History of Staffordshire, The Pottery Gazette and the transcriptions of parish registers published by the Staffordshire Parish Registers Society. There are also a number of first and early Arnold Bennett editions.

Items are listed on Library Search and no appointment is necessary.