Research resources

Guides to the collection for researchers

Many of our members have academic expertise related to our collections and a link to the Devon Bibliography

Here is a resource bank from recent talks which are part of our Saturday Snippets programme.

The Domesday Book

The Geography Collection

Students at the University of Exeter have begun to explore the collection for its research potential.

The following documents have been prepared by our Research Support Interns to guide researchers to specific aspects of the DEIs rich collections:

India collections

First World war

Church History

Medieval Sources 

The following documents have been provided by our members who have all contributed to the Saturday Snippets series of presentations.

Towns of the Future

Cooking with the Books

George Rowe Artist and Printmaker

From Naturalism to Darwinism

The Victorian Art of Persuasion

The Illustrated London News


Eden Phillpotts

Eden Phillpotts Bibliography of books in Exeter Libraries

Eden Phillpotts

Dartmoor Locations







‘Jane Marcet’s ‘Conversations in Chemistry: the books that introduced Michael Faraday to science

Conversations in Chemistry

The English Civil War

Architectural Drawings