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In this blog, Furniture & Wooden Artefacts Conservator Sarah Gerrish reports on conservation work carried out on a Japanese photo album…

Date Tuesday July 2, 2024

In April of this year I found myself posing with a colony of penguins. Principal Professor Dame Sally Mapstone was there too. The…

Date Friday May 10, 2024

As a general rule, we do not retain examination scripts or answers in the University archive. There are a few items however that have been…

Date Tuesday April 23, 2024

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Waterworks at the Main Library

As you may know, the Main Library had to close early on Tuesday 9 April 2024, and we wanted to provide some information about what happened. Simply put, the building’s water supply shut down, which meant we were not…

Study spaces during revision and exams

We love our small town, but it can be hard to find study space when you need it. This can particularly be the case during the revision and exam period. And, while it’s great that so many of you choose to study in the…

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Libraries Open Forum

On Wednesday 15 November, we held our first Libraries Open Forum on the theme of study spaces. The event was co-hosted by Libraries and Museums and the Students’ Association in the Main Library and featured a number of…

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