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History Day November 2015

_CPH3198The History Libraries and Research open day on 27 November 2015 was a fantastic event and it was great to see so many libraries, archives and researchers there. Thanks to everyone who attended.

This third History Day included an open history fair showcasing libraries, archives and organisations as well as one-on-one research clinics and training sessions. In addition to the coverage of a wide range of historical subjects, there was a special feature: an American Trail highlighting American collections in London*. To learn more read this blog post.

Find out more about the day on Storify.

Participating organisations

*American Trail



Research clinics (drop-in one-on-one guidance)


Panel sessions

Libraries Panel   10:00-11:00

Chair: Dr Nick Barratt (Senate House Library)

Archives Panel 11:30-12:30

Chair: Dr Chris Lewis (King’s College London)

Digital Research Panel  14.00-15.00

Chair: Professor Jane Winters (IHR)

North American Panel  15:00-16:00

Chair: Dr Janet Floyd (King’s College London)