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FS 121 - Tolkien and Lord of the Rings: J.R.R. Tolkien

Tolkien resources around the web

Tolkien in his own words

Tolkien scholars spend a great deal of time doing archival research -- in order to better understand Tolkien's work, these scholars read the documents that Tolkien left behind, such as drafts of his books and his correspondence with fellow writers and family members.

While some archival documents have been digitized and can be found online, digitizing an archival collection requires so much time and effort that most collections are available only in the original print format.

If you were willing to travel to see Tolkien's papers, where would you start?

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