Education at the Churchill Archives Centre

The wide-ranging collections held at Churchill Archives Centre are a valuable resource for students at all levels.

Online resources Plan a visit

Education at the Churchill Archives Centre

The wide-ranging collections held at Churchill Archives Centre are a valuable resource for students at all levels.

Online resources Plan a visit

About

The wide-ranging collections held at Churchill Archives Centre are a valuable resource for students at all levels. Our focus is on 20th century history but we also hold material which could be used by students of the Victorian and Edwardian periods, or the history of science.

Visiting

Visiting students can assimilate evidence from our historical sources and assess their reliability and value. We are happy to welcome individual students pursuing projects or teachers researching material for use in the classroom.

A prior appointment is required, please contact us on T: 01223 336087.

Groups

By prior arrangement, group visits for school parties can be arranged. Such tours are particularly relevant to GCSE and A' Level history students and feature:

Guide to using archives

Find out how best to make use of digital and traditional archives below:

Education resources

Some useful resources for schools and history students.

Details

For further information, please contact Katharine Thomson 

Online educational resources

A selection of online resources

The Churchill Era

Access our unique holdings, and gain an insight into some of the great events that shaped the modern world: WWI to the build up to WW II.

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Lawrence Special subject course

A selection of our primary sources selected by Jon Lawrence to support his third-year Special Subject course in History 'Class, Party & Social Identity in England, 1914-1945.' 

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Reynolds Special Subject Course

Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin and the Grand Alliance, 1940-1. Formerly used in the Cambridge University, Historical Tripos Part II. 

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Churchill: The Evidence

The National Library of Scotland's online educational and exhibition resource for the life and times of Sir Winston Churchill. In partnership with the Churchill Archives Centre. 

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Churchill Archive for Schools

An expanding range of classroom-ready resources, specially written and developed by leading history educators to engage and excite as well as inform and challenge.

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Churchill Central

An online hub for Churchill-related content that offers a definitive web resource for information about the life and legacy of Sir Winston Churchill.

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