The Owen Barfield Society

The Society was inaugurated in 2007 and its annual meetings are held under the auspices of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association. Click here for the full Bibliography of published works.


Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

The Bodleian holds most of the papers from Barfield’s study. The collection includes literary manuscripts, working notes, appointment diaries, extensive correspondence with friends, colleagues and students, correspondence with his publishers, family photographs, and publications. There are also some papers of close family members and friends. The archive was first opened in 2010.

The Marion E. Wade Center of Wheaton College, Illinois, USA

Contains books and articles by and about Barfield, including first editions; dissertations; periodicals; some audio-visual media; letters, manuscripts, and archives.

Azusa Pacific University

Owen Barfield Family Collection
Special Collections Library, CA, USA.

University of Toronto

E. J. Pratt Library of Victoria College Library, Canada:
Owen Barfield / S. T. Coleridge Collection. Includes the manuscript of Barfield’s edition of Coleridge’s Lectures 1818-1819 On the History of Philosophy

University of North Carolina

Special Collections Library: Owen Barfield / C.S. Lewis Estate Collection. Approximately 300 letters by Barfield dealing with C.S. Lewis’s literary matters, dated circa 1970 – 1980.

Other links for Barfieldian and Consciousness Studies

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