Archives/Libraries

Online Archives:

Archive, Library and Museum digital collections on Google Arts and Culture

– The Feminist Library.

– The Road to Equality – Celebrating the stories behind 100 years of women’s rights in the UK.

– The Black Cultural Archives – telling the story of the Black British experience.

Glasgow Women’s Library LGBTQ collection.

– A guided tour of La Casa Azul – Frida Kahlo’s home.

Other collections:

Spare Rib – Digitized British Library collection
Explore digitised images from this ground-breaking feminist 20th-century magazine.

Unfinished Histories
Recording the history of Alternative Theatre in the 1960s, 70s and 80s through interviews and the collecting of archive material.

The Women’s Liberation Music Archive
Feminist music-making in the UK and Ireland in the 1970s and 80s.

Greenham Women Everywhere archive
Interviews with women who formed the Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp.

Bishopsgate Library’s special collections
A great resource of other alternative archives,  including the Feminist Library’s posters and ephemera collections, as well as some fascinating LGBTQ+ and Suffrage archives.

QZAP – Queer Zine Archive Project
Archive of queer zines of interest to researchers, historians, queers, punks, and anyone else who has an interest in DIY publishing and underground queer communities.

Digital Transgender Archive
Online hub on transgender history with digitized historical materials and information on archival holdings.