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Needham Research Institute



The Needham Research Institute holds extensive archives relating to Dr Joseph Needham's preparation of the volumes of "Science and Civilisation in China" (Cambridge University Press, 1954-), and other China-related publications. These include files relating to lectures given and conferences attended, travel in East Asia, parallel publications, language learning, and contacts, as well as files concerning the practicalities of publishing the work. Additional research materials include photographs, lecture slides and objects.

Access arrangements: The archives may be consulted from 10.00 to 16.30 on weekdays. Visits are by appointment only.

Needham Research Institute
8 Sylvester Road
Cambridge CB3 9AF United Kingdom
+441223 762157

What's in this Repository?

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.