Browse our unique, previously inaccessible material of significant historical value to veterinary science. Letters, artwork, case notes, periodicals, and pamphlets covering over 200 years.
RCVS Vet History provides you with incredible access to the veterinary past, with high quality digitised images, made freely available via the Universal Viewer.
The Universal Viewer enables deep zoom of images and offers detailed metadata and links to catalogue entries which are located alongside the images, to provide valuable context to our historic collections.
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I thought before I leave my role here, and go off to study for my MA in Archives and Records Management, it would be a nice idea to share snippets of my favourite finds and favourite materials that I’ve had the pleasure of working with during my time with RCVS Knowledge’s historical collections. For those […]
RCVS VET HISTORY is an RCVS Knowledge initiative, for the preservation and promotion of the historical collections of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, made possible with the support of The Alborada Trust.
The Alborada Trust is a charitable trust founded in 2001. Its aims are the funding of medical and veterinary causes, research and education – and the relief of poverty and human and animal suffering, sickness and ill-health. Charity Registration No 1091660
Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Trust (trading as RCVS Knowledge) is a registered Charity No. 230886. Registered as a Company limited by guarantee in England and Wales No. 598443.
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