CSM Historical Library


This Special Collection offers a vast range of texts related to all aspects mining history, as collected by Camborne School of Mines.  Highlights include J C Burrow’s seminal work on underground mining photography ‘moungst mines and miners, Percy’s Metallurgy, texts on Cornish mining, and items published by CSM’s own academics.

This Collection is accessible via the library catalogue, and may be browsed in the glass cabinets in Penryn’s LRC. Items may be consulted by appointment in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room.  Please do Contact Us for more details.

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