Historical Collection

An extensive range of historical items including books, journals, letters, lecture notes, pamphlets, monographs, minutes and magazines. This collection covers the development and evolution of the chemical sciences from the 16th century to the 20th century, as well as the publications of learned chemical societies.

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Meet the team

Serin Dabb

Executive Editor, Data

David Allen

Library Collections Coordinator

Please feel free to contact the Library at library@rsc.org with any questions or comments.