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The Samuel Butler Project

The Samuel Butler Project

The Samuel Butler Project ran from July 2011 to June 2013, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and St John’s College. Its aim was to catalogue the Samuel Butler Collection and make it accessible to researchers, schools and the public.

Samuel Butler in his room, about 1890
Samuel Butler in his room, about 1890

Enquiries relating to the Samuel Butler Collection can be addressed to the Special Collections Librarian, Kathryn McKee, by email at km10007@cam.ac.uk or by phone on 01223 339393.

About Samuel Butler

Find out more about the man behind the collection

Catalogue

Search and browse the Samuel Butler Collection

Education

Access resources for schools, teachers and community groups

Exhibitions and Recordings

Explore online exhibitions and access recordings of talks from our events

Project Diary

Read a month-by-month account of a Special Collections project

Research Community

Meet the researchers working on Samuel Butler and his contexts