We are dedicated to creating extensive collections to aid in research for students and scholars; manchesterhive currently offers twelve distinct digital collections for perpetual access purchase, including two new collections for 2019; Manchester Literature Studies, and Manchester Medieval Studies. You can also create a custom collection from any of the 1600+ eBook titles on manchesterhive - choose the 'Custom collections' tab to find out more.

Free access to our collections for COVID-19 impacted institutions

To support institutional libraries impacted by COVID-19, who need quick and easy online access to our content whilst users are teaching and studying remotely, we are offering unlimited free access to our 12 eBook collections until 30th June 2020.

Libraries can request access to any of our collections by contacting


Each collection presents an easy-to-use online archive, aiming to provide access to the most recent content in each of their respective fields. Our collections are updated annually, to ensure that each year there is new content for exploration and study. We are looking to add new collections each year, if you are a fan of our books, why not get in touch over Twitter and suggest a new subject collection: @ManchesterUP