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Anthony Davis Prize 2014-15

Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize 2014-15

Calling all student book collectors. This is your chance to win £500, and take part in a fantastic competition. Find out how to enter the 2014-15 Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize. Or, learn about the previous winner.
Charles Holden Lecture 2014

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Professor David McKitterick (Trinity College Cambridge) – ‘Academic libraries in the early 21st century: metamorphosis or dissolution?’ Date: 30 October 2014. Time: 18:00 – 20:00. Venue: Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House. More details…
Conference: ‘Forbidden Access’

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The Library is co-hosting the Forbidden Access: Censoring Books & Archives conference, 6-7 November 2014. The conference will explore the uncertainly defined and valued concept of censorship. Find out more…
Current exhibition

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Oceans of Learning – Explore our complex relationship with the sea through books, maps and manuscripts. Learn more…