Discover our collection

You might enjoy exploring previous books of the month. You can do this below. Just select the title you would like to find out more about and click on the link. Remember you can come into the Centre for Local Studies anytime to see the original book. Just call in and ask the staff and they will find the book for you. If you have used a book in Local Studies which you have found useful or interesting and you think should be featured here, do let us know. Enjoy finding out more!

Darlington Official Handbooks Find out more

Muckraker. The Scandalous Life & Times of W.T. Stead, Britian's First Investigative Journalist by W. Sydney Robinson Find out more

British Bookplates by Brian North Lee Find out more

The Quintessential Cornish. The Life & Work of Norman Cornish by Robert McManners & Gillian Wales Find our more

Memorial & Record, European War 1914-1918. Pease & Partners, Limited, Darlington and War Memorials in Britain by Jim Corke Find out more Alan Kitching, A Life in Letterpress by John L Walters Find out more    

Welcome to our collection of local treasures