The University of Sussex Library Legacy collection
A diverse collection of over 20,000 documents, pamphlets, books and reports which have been collected by the Library since it opened in 1964 From local to national, the well known to little known organisations the collection covers a huge range of subjects.
To aid discovery the collection is split into 8 themes:
- Gender Studies and Feminism
- Popular and Counter Cultures
- Post WW2 World Order
- Political Movements and Parties
- Trade Unions
- Social Movements
- Social Welfare
There are hundreds of LGBTQAI+ journals and books from the personal libraries of Rosey Pool and Harvey Matusow (see our previous posts to learn more about the unique character that is Harvey Matusow)
A rich resource for research, available to all Library users.
Work to catalogue all Legacy items continues in earnest, all catalogued items can be found on Library search and requested to be viewed in our Legacy reading room.
If you would like more information about the collection email firstname.lastname@example.org