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History collections & History Day

This site combines information about history collections across London and beyond. It also includes resources relating to the annual History Day, which promotes history libraries and collections.

Library collections

Find information about the libraries, archives and history collections in the blog and from the History Online History Libraries & Collections page.

Information on this site is produced in collaboration with the Committee of London Research Libraries in History. Further details about the members of the Committee can be found on History Online. You can learn about the materials held by Committee members and History Day participants on this blog by clicking on organisation names or subjects on the lists to the right.

History Day

History-day-1The next History day will be held on 15 November 2016. It will include an open history fair of libraries, archives and other research organisations such as the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and The National Archives. You will be able to visit over thirty stands, all of whom are ready to help you with your research. There will also be research clinics and sessions on libraries, archives, digital research and public history. Speakers include Prof. Lawrence Goldman, Dr Alix Green and Dr Suzannah Lipscomb.

Book your free ticket for History Day 2016.

Follow the event on Twitter via #HistDay16.

More information about past events, as well as podcasts from and posts about previous panel sessions, are available from the History Day Archive.