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Archives and Special Collections: Rules & Policies

Rules and Policies

  • Please familiarise yourself with the rules and policies for accessing the Archives and Special Collections.
  • If you have any questions, please ask at a Library Help Zone desk, or, email archivesandspecialcollections@bournemouth.ac.uk

Collections Policy

Donations Policy

Reading Room Rules

Copying and Photographing

Health and Safety information

Data Protection

  • All use of the archives and special collections is governed by data protection legislation. Our advice to you on how to use the collections will depend on the age and content of the material.

How we process your data

  • When you complete a request form, we will keep this securely for statistics monitoring for a period of up to seven years. If you wish for your data to be removed from the system, please speak to a member of archives and special collections staff. Your information will not be used for any other purpose.

BU's Data Protection and Privacy webpages