Archive of external loans for exhibition

The Cadbury Research Library has a strong track record of lending material to exhibitions at other venues locally, nationally and internationally including: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Ikon Gallery, Ort Gallery, Winterbourne House and Gardens, The Lapworth Museum of Geology, Compton Verney Art Gallery, The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, The Elgar Birthplace Museum, The Imperial War Museum, The British Library, Leighton House Museum, The Foundling Museum, The Fries Museum, Museum Villa Stuck, The Gutenberg Museum, Smart Museum of Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, The Getty Villa, The Clark Art Institute.

If your organisation is interested in borrowing material from our collections for exhibition, please see our Collections Loans webpage for information on our loan request process.

Below is a partial record of previous loans.


13th March-1st September - Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy


14th November 2014-29th March 2015 - A Victorian Obsession: The Pérez Simón Collection


19th November 2013-2nd March 2014 - In the temple of the self

8th November 2013-30th November 2014 - Faith and fortune: visualising the divine on Byzantine and early Islamic coinage

6th September 2013-24th January 2014 - "It's Arsenal around here": 100 years in Islington

7th June-26th August - Defining faces

3rd June-27th September - 150 years of St John's College, 1863-2013


27th July 2009-2nd September 2012 - Outbreak 1939