John Rylands Research Institute
The John Rylands Research Institute brings together experts from the John Rylands Library and the Faculty of Humanities to uncover, explore and unravel hidden ideas and knowledge contained within our world-leading Special Collections.
Our aim is to attract, develop and nurture the careers of excellent researchers and become the location of choice for staff at all career stages. Providing outstanding research and training at postgraduate level is a key focus of our integrated approach to career development as we build a vibrant community of scholars of international repute.
Learn more about our priorities for the coming year
Help us to unlock our collections and make them accessible to all.
Help us to explore our collections by nurturing early career researchers.
Help us to preserve our collections for future generations to enjoy.