Tour of the Richmal Crompton Archive

The University of Roehampton is pleased to welcome you to their brand new library!

With a focus on the Richmal Crompton Collection, you will experience a unique insight into the archives of the creator of Just William’s world. The tour, led by the Archivist, Kornelia Cepok, will also explore the Children’s Literature Collection with books going back to the 17th century and the School Experience Library, which houses modern and contemporary picture books and juvenile stories by authors such as Roald Dahl and Jacqueline Wilson.

The meeting point is the Library foyer where Kornelia will be waiting to greet you.  The library is fully accessible.  Participants will be required to stay together as a group at all times.

Address: University Library, University of Roehampton, Roehampton Lane,  London, SW15 5SZ 

Please note that the university does offer free parking on weekends, but spaces are very limited.  The university is easily accessible via public transport; the campus is just a ten minute walk from Barnes rail station and is served regularly by bus routes 72, 265 and 493.

University Library, London on Saturday 12 May 2018
Doors Open at 12:30PM
From 12:30PM to 2:00PM
Ticket Price: 0.00