GB Student Activity at the University of Birmingham Collection


Collection of documents on actions for university reform, in particular a sit-in at the administrative centre of the university from 27 November until 5 December 1968: stencilled leaflets, statements, discussion papers and reports issued by the Guild of Undergraduates (Birmingham University), student committees, staff groups and university officials; copies of Redbrick, paper of the Guild of Undergraduates, relevant to the actions 1968-1969; stencilled report issued by the Coventry May Day Manifesto Committee: `Student Revolt. Reports and documents of the student revolts in the USA, Germany, Italy, France and Britain' May 1968; some printed material concerning support for groups of workers, strikes and protest against the war in Vietnam.