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Joseph Swan

Welcome to Newcastle University's library guide commemorating the centenary of Joseph Swan's death on 27th May 2014.

Created in collaboration with the Institute for Sustainability at Newcastle University, this guide aims to showcase a range of library and other resources which will help you find out more about Joseph Swan's life and work.


Please get in touch if you would like to find out more about any of these resources or if you have any comments about the guide:


Joseph Swan's biography in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Newcastle University and Joseph Swan

The Sir Joseph Swan Centre is an interdisciplinary research centre within Newcastle University.

It provides the focus for energy related research across the University and brings together researchers in natural science, social science and engineering.

Joseph Swan and Newcastle University Special Collections

"Very Truly Yours": a celebration of the correspondence in the manuscript album.