rating button
Local studies collections | About our collections | Birmingham City Council

Scheduled maintenance - Housing online

Housing payments online and our online rent account will not be available from 8pm Friday 15 January to midday Monday 18 January. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause Coronavirus (COVID-19) National lockdown: Stay at Home

Local studies collections

Our local studies collections include:

  • The Birmingham Collection
  • Birmingham City Council minutes
  • Trade directories
  • Electoral registers
  • Newspaper cuttings
  • Newspapers
  • Scrapbooks
  • Theatre playbills and programmes
  • Maps
  • Business and political literature
  • Literature in Birmingham
  • The Priestly Collection
  • The Aston Cross Collection
  • Microfilms and ephemera