Magic in the Mountains with Harry Price at Senate House Library

History Day 2017 and a new blog series

With History Day 2017 scheduled on the 31st of October, we decided to use this blog to celebrate all that is scary, eerie and magical in libraries and archives. The members of the Committee of London Research Libraries in History and the participants of History...
Magic in the Mountains with Harry Price at Senate House Library

Hope and Fear in a box

This post was written by Richard Espley, Head of Modern Collections at Senate House Library. It is part of a series of blog posts on the theme of Hope and Fear in library and archive collections, as part of the Being Human festival and History Day 2016. Joanna...
Magic in the Mountains with Harry Price at Senate House Library

The Ruth First Archive

We’re excited to announce that we have now completed cataloguing the last few accruals to the Ruth First Archive, the majority of which was catalogued in 2000 with the generous support of the Ruth First Memorial Trust. Ruth First was a leading anti-Apartheid...