The Glaessner Collection comprises 20th century books, pamphlets and serials from the library of Gert-Joachim Glaessner (1944-), Professor of Political Science at the Humboldt-Universität, Berlin, purchased by the College in 2004. The collection covers East Germany from 1945 to 1990, the Cold War, the fall of the Berlin Wall and German re-unification.
- Number of items: 6,600
- Date range: 20th century
- Partly catalogued (a list of items catalogued from this collection can be found in the Library catalogue)