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Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize 2014-15

Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize 2014-15

University of London students – Curate your own book collection for the 2014-15 Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize, and get the chance to win £500. Closing date 9 January 2015. Learn more…
History Open Day: 20 Jan 2015

History Day 2015

Ideal for postgraduate students and early career researchers – 26 libraries and archives will be represented, with information and advice about using history collections, one-on-one clinics in practical research skills, and introductory training sessions. Join us, and a many more participating libraries, in the Macmillan Hall, ground floor, Senate House on 20 January 2015, between 10am and 4:30pm. Please register at Eventbrite. Find out more…
Marginal presences: unorthodox belief and practice, 1837-2014

History Day 2015

Call for paper proposals – On 23rd April 2015 the Library will be holding a one-day symposium on marginal thinkers – those unorthodox, colourful and persistent figures who are so well represented in our collections, from ghost-hunter Harry Price’s electric control socks to the campaigning teetotalism of the Rechabites. Find out more about speaking or joining the audience. The closing date for accepted papers is 09/03/15.
LIBER 2015 Conference

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The 44th LIBER Annual Conference (24/06/15 to 26/06/15) – LIBER 2015 will be hosted by Senate House Library, Imperial College Library, LSE Library and UCL Library Services. Find out more…