Aims and Objectives of the Archive

  • To maintain a specialist library of archival source material and rare publications relating to the College of Podiatry and its members and the study of podiatric medicine
  • To catalogue and store all the collections in our care and to make them available to researchers as soon as possible following acquisition
  • To make electronic catalogues of material available online
  • To promote access to, and use of the collections by members of the society, students, academic researchers and members of the public
  • To answer enquiries about the collections and their use
  • To select contemporary material to add to the archive, including newspaper and magazine articles
  • To identify and restrict access to items which have been identified by the Committee to be confidential in nature

Norwich Convention 1960
Photograph - Society of Chiropodists' Conference in Norwich 1960
(The speaker was John R Hall : President 1951-1962)