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Picture Library catalogue


Many of the 100,000 photographs in the Scott Polar Research Institute photograph collection have been digitised. The online Picture Library catalogue offers everyone access to this exceptional collection. Original captions have been used where known.

Order How to order copies of these images for: commercial use or private use.

There are 29 collections currently available online, covering some 26,694 images:

Related collections

The Institute's museum catalogue is in the process of being put online.

Further information

Every effort has been made to ensure that the records are accurate. For additional information on any item, please contact the Picture Library Manager.

Please note that the inclusion of a record in the catalogue does not mean that items are currently on display in the Museum.

To order a copy of any picture in the catalogue, please see details of how to order copies. You will need to state the picture number(s).

Publication-quality photographs of museum objects can also be produced on request, subject to any copyright or conservation restrictions.

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