The Armstrong Browning Library (ABL) located at Baylor University in Waco, TX is a 19th-century research center dedicated to the study of the lives and works of Victorian poets Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and houses the world’s largest collection of Browning material and other fine collections of rare 19th-century books, manuscripts, and works of art.

Below you’ll find a sampling of the many resources available at the ABL. Further information and access to materials is available at

ABL News

Check here for announcements from the Armstrong Browning Library about events, fellowships, visiting scholars, and more.

19CRS Posts

ABL Blog

Rare Item Analyses by Students

The Armstrong Browning Library hosts an abundance of materials ripe for research. Below we highlight a few awaiting attention. A majority of these analyses have been written by Baylor undergraduate and graduate students.

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