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    Services during closure

    We’re still closed, find out about our remote and digital services and support. 

  • CPA Shop

    The Conservative Party Archive produces a small range of merchandise developed from our historic election poster imagery. 

  • Posters

    Images of over 100 years of Conservative Party election posters are freely available to view online or download.



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Rare Books & Manuscripts Reading Room
Weston Library
Broad Street

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We have begun a phased reopening of our libraries. Find out more about accessing our buildings, accessing our services or check our Twitter feed for the latest news.

About Us

When and how the CPA was created; its ongoing relationship with the Conservative Party; its funding position; and its collection policy

What's in the CPA?

A summary of the main components of the CPA; Links to the online catalogue; more in-depth and downloadable Guide to holdings; and lists of newly de-classified material 

Using the Archive

Essential information on Bodleian Library entry requirements; appointments and how to request material.


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