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Professional experience to enhance your employability

Special Collections and the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum offer opportunities to gain professional experience working with our unique collections. Tasks can range from helping to box-list and sort newly acquired archive material to researching biographical information on a literary or historical figure, or mounting an exhibition of film memorabilia.  

Student placements in Special Collections count towards the Exeter Award and can help to increase your employment prospects when you leave the University.  If you would like more information please contact the following:

For Archives and Special Collections please conact us on

For the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, contact Phil Wickham, Curator on