University of Wales Trinity Saint David: Roderic Bowen Research Centre

The Roderic Bowen Library & Archives, RBLA, houses the Special Collections of the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, the University's oldest printed books, manuscripts and archives and is one of the principal resources for academic research in Wales.

Acquired over the last 200 years, largely by bequest and donation, the Special Collections include over 35,000 printed works, 8 medieval manuscripts, around 100 post medieval manuscripts, and 69 incunabula. Material from the Archives includes the early student registers and photographs from the mid nineteenth century onwards.

Venue Type:

Library, Archive

Opening hours

By Appointment.
General Opening hours Monday to Friday 10am - 4pm

Admission charges


Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

A Lost Generation. St David's College and World War One

  • 1 November 2014 — 30 November 2019 *on now

Using material from the University's archive collection, the exhibition explores the ways in which the events of WWI impacted upon St David's College Lampeter and the lives of its students

Suitable for

  • Any age


  • Welsh

University of Wales Trinity Saint David: Roderic Bowen Research Centre
College Street
SA48 7ED




01570 424716

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