Libraries and Archives

Many Faculties, Schools and Colleges of Veterinary training collect and maintain archives pertaining to their own history. This can include administrative records, records relating to students and staff, photographs, and the personal papers of individuals.

The links below will take you to the relevant catalogues so you can browse for items of interest.


The Archives of the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna

United Kingdom

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, RCVS Knowledge  

RCVS Knowledge holds the historic archive collections belonging to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons; these consist of unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, clinical case notes and photographs illustrating the history of the British veterinary profession from 1800 to the present day.  Search the Archive Catalogue at

Royal Veterinary College, University of London

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh 

Faculty of veterinary science, University of Liverpool 

School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow